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42, Great Avenham Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7543 / 53°45'15"N

Longitude: -2.6961 / 2°41'46"W

OS Eastings: 354196

OS Northings: 428884

OS Grid: SD541288

Mapcode National: GBR TBF.MY

Mapcode Global: WH85M.KWBR

Plus Code: 9C5VQ833+PG

Entry Name: 42, Great Avenham Street

Listing Date: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392039

Location: City Centre, Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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941-1/14/155 (South West side)


Small town house. c.1830, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond,
with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-depth
single-fronted plan, with back extension. Two storeys over
cellar, 2 bays, with plain frieze and moulded gutter cornice.
The doorway, to the left, up 3 steps with nosings, is
round-headed with gauged brick voussoirs, set-in Tuscan
quarter-columns, 4-panel door and semi-circular fanlight with
altered glazing. One window at ground floor and 2 above, all
unhorned sashes without glazing bars, with raised sills and
wedge lintels; cellar window (casement with glazing bars),
with wedge lintel and protected by grating. Rear and INTERIOR
not inspected. Part of formerly complete set of late Georgian
lower-middle class houses in this street (laid out in Great
Avenham Field, advertised for sale as building plots in 1825).

Listing NGR: SD5419428882

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