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Latitude: 53.7615 / 53°45'41"N
Longitude: -2.6894 / 2°41'21"W
OS Eastings: 354647
OS Northings: 429683
OS Grid: SD546296
Mapcode National: GBR TCG.VZ
Mapcode Global: WH85M.NQJ6
Entry Name: Prison Annexe (Formerly the Governor's House)
Listing Date: 27 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207333
English Heritage Legacy ID: 392165
Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Matthew's
Built-Up Area: Preston
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Preston The Risen Lord
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD5429 STANLEY STREET
941-1/7/269 (East side)
27/09/79 Prison Annexe (formerly the
Prison governor's house, now annexe to prison. 1834, probably
by John Dewhurst. Large rock-faced sandstone blocks, slate
roof. Central block with side wings. Castellated Gothic style.
Three-storey 3-window entrance block with octagonal corner
turrets, heavy roll cornice on blocks in imitation of
machicolation, and embattled parapet with shield on central
upstand; square embattled porch with panelled door; transomed
one-light windows in the centre and cross-windows on each
side, all with deep chamfered reveals. Small single-storey
wing to left, with chamfered corner and one 2-light window;
2-storey wing to right with central archway now containing
window; both these wings altered but in similar style, with
embattled parapets. Forms group with Prison (q.v.) and Old
Sessions House (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SD5464729683
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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