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The George Hotel and Shop Adjoining to the Right

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7606 / 53°45'38"N

Longitude: -2.6918 / 2°41'30"W

OS Eastings: 354486

OS Northings: 429583

OS Grid: SD544295

Mapcode National: GBR TC2.NX

Mapcode Global: WH85M.MQCX

Entry Name: The George Hotel and Shop Adjoining to the Right

Listing Date: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391953

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

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Listing Text


PRESTON

SD5429NW CHURCH STREET
941-1/10/75 (South side)
Nos.89 AND 90
The George Hotel and shop adjoining
to the right

GV II

Public house and attached shop. Mid C19, altered. Brown brick,
No.89 (George Hotel) with painted stucco facade, and No.90
painted. Double-depth plan. Three storeys over cellar, 3+2
windows. No.89 is symmetrical, has channelled rustication at
ground floor and raised quoins above, and a plain frieze and
prominent moulded cornice; central doorway with moulded
architrave (lintel inscribed "GEORGE HOTEL 1922") and a
bracketed cornice; cellar windows with iron grills, ground
floor windows with altered glazing, and sashed windows on the
upper floors; and side-wall chimneys in front and behind the
ridge. Immediately to the right is a large basket-arched wagon
entrance to an entry through No.90, which has voussoirs linked
to the rustication of No.89; otherwise, No.90 has a C19 shop
front at ground floor, 2 sashed windows on each floor above, a
frieze and cornice continued from No.89, and side-wall
chimneys. INTERIOR of No.89: mosaic tiled floor to porch
lettered "GEORGE HOTEL", and some other early C20 tiling.


Listing NGR: SD5449729583

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