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Latitude: 53.7579 / 53°45'28"N
Longitude: -2.703 / 2°42'10"W
OS Eastings: 353746
OS Northings: 429293
OS Grid: SD537292
Mapcode National: GBR T9D.91
Mapcode Global: WH85M.GS2Z
Entry Name: 96, Fishergate
Listing Date: 27 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1209965
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391984
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
941-1/11/104 (North side)
Commercial building (probably bank), now building society
office. Probably mid to later C19; altered. Sandstone ashlar,
slate roof. Narrow rectangular plan at right-angles to street.
Classical style. Three diminishing storeys and 4 bays, with
plinth, cornices over all floors (the top with pairs of small
acroteria). Ground floor has tall 4-bay arcade with coupled
pilasters which have palmette capitals, frieze and cornice
stepped round the openings, and moulded heads with acanthus
keystones (doorway to left and 3 altered windows); 1st floor
has sashes without glazing bars,in shouldered architraves with
shallow dentilled pediments; 2nd floor has round-headed
windows between coupled pilasters with stiff-leaf capitals.
Rear and INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SD5374529295
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