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1, Queen Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0466 / 54°2'47"N

Longitude: -2.8017 / 2°48'5"W

OS Eastings: 347606

OS Northings: 461477

OS Grid: SD476614

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWN.75

Mapcode Global: WH846.YK15

Entry Name: 1, Queen Square

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212342

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383265

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 Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


LANCASTER

SD4761SE QUEEN SQUARE
1685-1/8/233 (West side)
22/12/53 No.1

GV II

House, now doctors' surgery. Late C18, altered C19 and
restored c1980. Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. Double-depth
plan.
A symmetrical composition of 2 storeys above cellars and 5
bays, with a cornice and with a parapet with coping. The
windows are sashed without glazing bars and have plain reveals
and projecting sills. The cellar openings are mostly glazed.
The doorway has a lugged stone architrave and a pediment. The
overlight has glazing bars with a curved intersecting design,
and the door has 6 raised and fielded panels. It is approached
up 4 steps with nosings and with iron railings. Chimneys on
gables, the left-hand one of brick and the right-hand one
rendered.
INTERIOR: the arch between the front hall and the stair hall
springs from fluted Doric pilasters. The dogleg stair has an
open string, 3 turned balusters per tread, turned newels, a
ramped handrail, and terminates with a cur-tail.


Listing NGR: SD4760661477

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

Description


LANCASTER

SD4761SE QUEEN SQUARE
1685-1/8/233 (West side)
22/12/53 No.1

GV II

House, now doctors' surgery. Late C18, altered C19 and
restored c1980. Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. Double-depth
plan.
A symmetrical composition of 2 storeys above cellars and 5
bays, with a cornice and with a parapet with coping. The
windows are sashed without glazing bars and have plain reveals
and projecting sills. The cellar openings are mostly glazed.
The doorway has a lugged stone architrave and a pediment. The
overlight has glazing bars with a curved intersecting design,
and the door has 6 raised and fielded panels. It is approached
up 4 steps with nosings and with iron railings. Chimneys on
gables, the left-hand one of brick and the right-hand one
rendered.
INTERIOR: the arch between the front hall and the stair hall
springs from fluted Doric pilasters. The dogleg stair has an
open string, 3 turned balusters per tread, turned newels, a
ramped handrail, and terminates with a cur-tail.


Listing NGR: SD4760661477

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