History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Number 5 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7538 / 53°45'13"N

Longitude: -2.6954 / 2°41'43"W

OS Eastings: 354246

OS Northings: 428828

OS Grid: SD542288

Mapcode National: GBR TBK.7F

Mapcode Global: WH85M.KXQ4

Entry Name: Number 5 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Last Amended: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207237

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391893

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Built-Up Area: Preston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preston St John and St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Find accommodation in
Preston

Listing Text


PRESTON

SD5428NW BANK PARADE
941-1/14/20 (North side)
27/09/79 No.5
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
BANK PARADE
Nos.1-14 (Consecutive))

GV II

Town house, now flats. c.1840; altered. Red brick in Flemish
bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-depth
single-fronted plan with a back extension. Three storeys over
basement, 2 bays; stone plinth, 1st floor band, plain frieze
and moulded cornice. Doorway to left (up 3 steps) has a
semi-elliptical head of gauged brick, a set-in doorcase of
three-quarter columns with stiff-leaf capitals and square
abaci, a moulded entablature with little modillions, a door
with round-headed panels, and a plain fanlight with Greek-key
surround. The ground floor has a canted bay with a cellar
window in the plinth, 4-pane sashed glazing and a moulded
cornice with blocking course, and both upper floors have
4-pane sashes with wedge lintels, those at 2nd floor with
raised sills. Chimney stack at junction with No.4 to the
right. Rear has small canted bay at ground floor, 12-pane
sashes above, and 2-storey back extension with sashes
including one with 16 panes. INTERIOR not inspected, but
cellar probably connects by tunnel under road to garden
opposite, which has spear railings with urn finials.


Listing NGR: SD5424628828

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.