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143, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7583 / 53°45'30"N

Longitude: -2.6972 / 2°41'50"W

OS Eastings: 354128

OS Northings: 429335

OS Grid: SD541293

Mapcode National: GBR TB8.KP

Mapcode Global: WH85M.JSTN

Entry Name: 143, Church Street

Listing Date: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391959

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

SD5429SW CHURCH STREET
941-1/12/80 (South side)
No.143

GV II

Shop and dwelling, now shop and offices. Probably early C19;
altered. Red brick, now all rendered, with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Double-depth plan incorporating tunnel entry
to Bolton's Court. Four storeys and 3 windows, with former
frieze and cornice to ground floor altered and concealed,
plain frieze and moulded gutter cornice. Ground floor has
rectangular entry to left, modern shops to right; 1st and 2nd
floors have tall sashed windows without glazing bars, with
raised sills and wedge lintels, 3rd floor has square 6-pane
sashes with raised sills. Tall gable chimney to right. Rear
altered, and modern rear wing not of special interest.
INTERIOR altered. History: the Tory weekly newspaper "The
Preston Pilot" was printed and published here by Lawrence
Clarke, bookseller and printer, from 1825. Forms group with
the Bull and Royal Hotel, to which it is attached.


Listing NGR: SD5413029325

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