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23, MARKET STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0486 / 54°2'55"N

Longitude: -2.801 / 2°48'3"W

OS Eastings: 347651

OS Northings: 461703

OS Grid: SD476617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.DF

Mapcode Global: WH846.YHCL

Entry Name: 23, MARKET STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 18 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383192

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


1685-1/7/158 (South side)
18/02/70 No.23


Includes: No.3 MARKETGATE.
House, now shop and dental surgery. Mid C18, with C19 and C20
alterations. Sandstone ashlar with painted ashlar dressings
and slate roof.
3 storeys and 4 bays, with cornice, raised quoins, and raised
stone surrounds with sill bands and 2nd-floor lintel band. The
ground floor is occupied by a C19 shop front, altered in the
C20, with a timber fascia with cornice and 2 scrolled
brackets, which continues above the entrance to Marketgate in
the right-hand bay. The upper windows are sashed without
glazing bars. Chimneys towards left behind ridge. The ground
floor of the shop extends under No.3 Marketgate to the rear,
which is used as a dental surgery, and has a 3-storey 9-bay
facade facing west. Above the ground floor is a continuous
timber shop fascia with the shop windows now blocked. In the
2nd bay there is a Tuscan pilaster doorcase with 6-panel
double doors. The present entrance to the dental surgery is in
the right-hand bay and there is another doorway immediately to
its left. The upper windows have raised plain stone surrounds
and are mostly sashed without glazing bars. In the left-hand
bay on the 2nd floor is a fixed window with glazing bars. The
surrounds of the 6th bay are blocked with masonry.

Listing NGR: SD4763161670

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

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