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Latitude: 54.0669 / 54°4'0"N
Longitude: -2.8301 / 2°49'48"W
OS Eastings: 345773
OS Northings: 463761
OS Grid: SD457637
Mapcode National: GBR 8PPD.3W
Mapcode Global: WH846.H1KK
Plus Code: 9C6V3589+QX
Entry Name: 8 and 9, Torrisholme Square
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1209504
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391869
Location: Morecambe, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA4
Civil Parish: Morecambe
Built-Up Area: Morecambe
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Torrisholme The Ascension
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM
SD4563NE TORRISHOLME SQUARE, Torrisholme
939-1/6/64 Nos.8 AND 9
Two houses, formerly one. Dated 1663 with C19 alterations.
Cobbles with sandstone dressings and steep green slate roof
probably replacing thatch. L-plan. Facade has drip courses
interrupted by later windows. 2 storeys with attic. 2 main
bays. Windows have painted stone surrounds and are C20
casements, the left-hand ones imitating glazing bar sashes.
Above the original doorway is a one-light rebated and
chamfered window of C17 type. Doorways paired in centre of
facade. The right-hand one (to No.9) has a painted plain stone
surround. The left-hand one has a chamfered surround with
quoined jambs and a decorated lintel inscribed: '16 IC M RC
63'. Coped gables. Chimney to right has weathered tabling.
Second chimney on ridge of rear wing near junction with main
house. Left-hand gable wall has chamfered and rebated and
chamfered windows, of one and 3 lights on the ground floor, of
one and one light on the 1st floor, and of 3 lights to the
attic. The adjoining wall of the rear wing has C20 casement
windows in painted surrounds.
Listing NGR: SD4577363761
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