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4, Queen Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0462 / 54°2'46"N

Longitude: -2.8011 / 2°48'4"W

OS Eastings: 347639

OS Northings: 461436

OS Grid: SD476614

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWN.C9

Mapcode Global: WH846.YK9G

Entry Name: 4, Queen Square

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383268

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 Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/8/236 (South side)
22/12/53 No.4


House, now offices. Late C18 with late C19 alterations.
Sandstone ashlar with slate roofs. Double-depth plan with 2
rear extensions, the one to the right long and narrow, and the
one to the left with a 3-sided termination.
2 storeys and attic above cellars, and 4 bays under a wide
moulded pediment. The windows are mostly sashed with plain
reveals and projecting sills. The 2 left-hand bays on the
ground floor have been replaced by a square bay window which
has 2 windows facing forwards separated by a mullion, and a
cornice and blocking course. Within the pediment is a
Diocletian window with Gothick glazing. The doorway, in the
3rd bay, has a stone doorcase with engaged Tuscan columns and
a triangular pediment. The door has 6 raised and fielded
panels and an overlight. The rear wall includes a Diocletian
window at 1st-floor level above a Venetian window.
INTERIOR: altered in the later C19 and has a rear stair hall
with a stair rising in 3 flights to a balustraded landing and
having an open string and turned mahogany balusters.

Listing NGR: SD4763961436

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

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