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1, Dalton Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0484 / 54°2'54"N

Longitude: -2.7978 / 2°47'51"W

OS Eastings: 347864

OS Northings: 461678

OS Grid: SD478616

Mapcode National: GBR 8PXM.2H

Mapcode Global: WH847.0H0R

Entry Name: 1, Dalton Square

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383128

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Lancaster

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Mary with St John and St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/7/97 (North side)


House, now a dental surgery. c1799, altered C19. Sandstone
ashlar with ashlar dressings, and a slate roof with 2 chimney
stacks. Narrow double-depth plan with the doorway on the left.
3 storeys above a cellar, and 2 bays with an eaves cornice.
(The facade appears to have 3 bays, because the return wall of
No.13 Great John Street (qv) to the left forms part of the
total composition.) All the openings have plain reveals. The
doorway and the ground-floor window (which has been widened to
the left) are protected by a cornice carried on 4 consoles.
The door is 8-panelled and has an overlight with margin panes,
a motif copied in the steel-framed ground-floor window. All
the other windows are sashed without glazing bars.
HISTORY: Dalton Square was laid out as part of the development
of the Friarage Estate from about 1784 onwards and Edward
Batty is named on plans which accompany some of the leases.

Listing NGR: SD4786461678

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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