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The Bears Paw Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7595 / 53°45'34"N

Longitude: -2.6942 / 2°41'39"W

OS Eastings: 354328

OS Northings: 429467

OS Grid: SD543294

Mapcode National: GBR TBQ.XF

Mapcode Global: WH85M.LR7Q

Plus Code: 9C5VQ854+R8

Entry Name: The Bears Paw Public House

Listing Date: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207257

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391951

Location: City Centre, 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

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941-1/12/73 (North side)
The Bear's Paw PH


Public house. Probably early C18, remodelled in early C19;
altered. Brick in Flemish bond, painted white, with sandstone
dressings painted black, slate roof. Double-depth
double-fronted plan with back extensions. Two low storeys, 4
windows; ground floor has central elliptical-headed doorway
with doorcase of 2 engaged columns which have capitals with
swags, square abaci, entablatures with ovals and flowers,
fluted frieze, and cavetto moulded head; an altered window to
left, an enlarged window to the right, and a round-headed
doorway at each end (that to the left blocked). Windows have
raised sills and wedge lintels, the first at ground floor and
the 3rd and 4th at 1st floor sashed, the others altered.
INTERIOR: contains early C18 chamfered beams with run-out

Listing NGR: SD5432529470

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