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Latitude: 53.759 / 53°45'32"N
Longitude: -2.6974 / 2°41'50"W
OS Eastings: 354116
OS Northings: 429404
OS Grid: SD541294
Mapcode National: GBR TB7.V6
Mapcode Global: WH85M.JSQ5
Entry Name: 10,12,14, Lancaster Road
Listing Date: 27 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207294
English Heritage Legacy ID: 392053
Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1
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
SD5429SW LANCASTER ROAD
941-1/12/168 (East side)
27/09/79 Nos.10, 12 AND 14
Shops with offices over. c.1854; altered. Painted ashlar
facade to brick carcase, slate roof. Rectangular plan.
Classical style. Three storeys and attic, 5 bays, with
modillioned cornice to ground floor, giant Composite
pilastrade to upper floors, moulded frieze, emphatic
modillioned cornice and plain parapet. The ground floor has
square piers with elaborate coupled consoles to the cornice
above, coupled doorways to the left under a keyed segmental
arch, a single doorway to the right with a set-in moulded
architrave under a lintel with anthemion crest, and an
inserted doorway in the centre flanked by altered windows; the
upper floors have diminishing sashed windows without glazing
bars, those at 1st floor with moulded architraves, all
recessed and clasped between small square fillets treated as
pilasters with acanthus caps. Attic skylight in roof.
INTERIOR: at right-hand end, an open well staircase in C18
style, with open string, scrolled brackets, stout turned
balusters and moulded handrail, moulded plaster cornices
(acanthus etc); doorway at 1st floor with large
open-pedimented architrave, opening into full-width hall.
Forms part of block with Nos 16 and 18, Nos 20 and 22, and
No.24 to left (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SD5412229397
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