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60,61,62, Frenchwood Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7552 / 53°45'18"N

Longitude: -2.6966 / 2°41'47"W

OS Eastings: 354166

OS Northings: 428982

OS Grid: SD541289

Mapcode National: GBR TBC.GV

Mapcode Global: WH85M.KW32

Entry Name: 60,61,62, Frenchwood Street

Listing Date: 4 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392015

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Town: Preston

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

SD5428NW FRENCHWOOD STREET
941-1/14/131 (South West side)
04/01/91 Nos.60, 61 AND 62

GV II

Row of 3 small town houses. c.1830-35, altered (and renovation
in progress at No.61). Red brick in 5+1 English garden wall
bond (No.60 rebuilt and No.62 painted red), with sandstone
dressings and slate roof. Double-depth plan, each house
single-fronted, with back extensions, and through-lobbies in
the centre between Nos.60 and 61 and to the right at No.62.
Two storeys over cellars, each house 2 bays; with a plain
frieze and moulded gutter cornice. The doorways, to the left
at No.60 (up 2 steps) and coupled at Nos.61 and 62 (up one
step), have round-headed architraves with set-in Tuscan
quarter columns, plain lintels, and semicircular fanlights
with hollow-moulded surrounds; the lobby doorways have plain
lintels and board doors. Each house has one window at ground
floor and 2 above, all sashed without glazing bars except at
ground floor of No.62, and all with raised sills and wedge
lintels; cellar windows protected by a grating. Ridge
chimneys. Rear and INTERIOR not inspected. The item is part of
a formerly complete set of late Georgian lower-middle class
town houses in this street.


Listing NGR: SD5416428979

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