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16,18 and 20, New Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0493 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -2.8021 / 2°48'7"W

OS Eastings: 347580

OS Northings: 461778

OS Grid: SD475617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.46

Mapcode Global: WH846.XHV3

Entry Name: 16,18 and 20, New Street

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211881

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383236

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

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


1685-1/7/205 (West side)
22/12/53 Nos.16, 18 AND 20
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)


Houses and attached warehouse, now shops. Mid C18, altered C19
and C20. Coursed roughly squared sandstone with ashlar
dressings and slate roofs.
The warehouse at the right was originally of 4 storeys with
projecting quoins at the right. On the ground floor is an mid
C20 shop front, framed by a timber fascia and pilasters, and
with a recessed steel bow window; to the left is a separate
entrance door. The central loading slot has projecting quoins,
and has stone corbels at 2nd and 3rd floor levels. It is now
filled by steel-framed glazing in small panes. To the right
are 2 narrower staircase windows with stone surrounds, one
above the other on the 1st and 2nd floors.
The 2 former houses at the left have double-depth plans, each
with a rear wing to the left, and are of 3 storeys. The ground
floors have late C19 shop fronts, with recessed doorways. The
upper windows have painted stone surrounds. No.18 has 3 sashes
without glazing bars on the 1st floor and sashes with glazing
bars on the 2nd floor. No.20 has C20 joinery on the first
floor and Victorian 4-pane sashes on the second floor.
Nos 18 and 20 were listed on 18.2.70.

Listing NGR: SD4757161789

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

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