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6, East Cliff

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7534 / 53°45'12"N

Longitude: -2.7044 / 2°42'15"W

OS Eastings: 353650

OS Northings: 428793

OS Grid: SD536287

Mapcode National: GBR T95.52

Mapcode Global: WH85M.FXFF

Entry Name: 6, East Cliff

Listing Date: 13 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209912

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391975

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

SD5328NE EAST CLIFF
941-1/13/95 (South side)
13/05/74 No.6

GV II

Vicarage, now hostel. Dated 1846 on gable of porch. Snecked
sandstone with quoins and ashlar dressings, slate roof.
Irregular double-depth plan, with projecting wing to left. C17
vernacular style, with mullioned windows and steeply pitched
roofs. Two storeys and attic, raised over a basement; a wide
asymmetrical facade with 4 windows at 1st floor. The wing to
the left has coupled unequal gables, the smaller to the right
belonging to an integral 2-storey porch, which has a
Tudor-arched doorway with deep moulded surround and hoodmould
(approached by a flight of steps between gatepiers in the area
wall), a small lancet at 1st floor and a shield in the gable
lettered "MDCCCLVI"; to the left, the main portion of the wing
has a 4-light at ground floor, a smaller 3-light window at 1st
floor, and a lancet to the attic. Steeply-pitched coped
gables, an apex cross on the larger. The main range has a
transomed 3-stage 6-light stair window near the centre, a
2-light window on each floor to the left, a large 5-light
window to the right and a smaller 4-light window above.
Skylight in roof; several tall triple-flue chimneys, including
one rising from angle and another at the right-hand gable.
Rear and INTERIOR altered.


Listing NGR: SD5365028796

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