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17-18, Dalton Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0481 / 54°2'53"N

Longitude: -2.7983 / 2°47'53"W

OS Eastings: 347826

OS Northings: 461638

OS Grid: SD478616

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.ZM

Mapcode Global: WH846.ZJM1

Entry Name: 17-18, Dalton Square

Listing Date: 9 July 1974

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383136

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


1685-1/7/105 (West side)
09/07/74 Nos.17 AND 18
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.15-20 (Consecutive))


Pair of houses, now shops. c1800, altered C20. Sandstone
ashlar with slate roof and gable stacks. Double-depth plan
with the doorways of each house placed together in the central
bays, but with the rear wings to the sides.
3 storeys above cellars, and 2 bays in each house with coupled
doorways, and coupled windows in the centre of the first and
second floors. The ground floor of both houses has been
altered by the insertion of recent shop fronts, but the
doorways remain with C20 doors of 6 raised and fielded panels.
All the windows have plain reveals. No.18, to the right, has
fixed window frames with glazing bars on the first floor and
top-hung casements with glazing bars on the second floor.
No.17 has glazing bar sashes. On the first floor the
right-hand window has been removed (probably in the C19) and
replaced by a single tripartite window with stone mullions.
INTERIOR: both doorways now open into a shared entrance lobby.
No.17 has a dogleg open-string staircase with scrolled
brackets, 2 stick balusters per tread, and a moulded, ramped
mahogany handrail.

Listing NGR: SD4782661638

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

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