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26 and 28, Sun Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0492 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -2.8027 / 2°48'9"W

OS Eastings: 347540

OS Northings: 461770

OS Grid: SD475617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.06

Mapcode Global: WH846.XHK4

Entry Name: 26 and 28, Sun Street

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383339

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


1685-1/7/306 (West side)
Nos.26 AND 28


Pair of houses, now shops. c1800, altered C20. Sandstone
ashlar, with coursed rubble to sides and rear. Slate roofs,
and gable chimneys. Double-depth plan, with linked entrances
in the second bay and short linked rear extensions, and a
waggon entrance in the fifth bay, which to the left has what
appears to be the remains of a loading bay and cellar
4 storeys above cellars, and 5 bays. All the openings have
plain reveals. The doorways are slightly recessed under a wide
pediment carried on 2 plain consoles and have 2 external steps
and 3 recessed steps. The doors have 9 raised and fielded
panels. The windows are sashed with glazing bars and have 20,
16 and 12 panes. Below all the ground-floor windows are low
cellar openings. The waggon entrance has a flat lintel.

Listing NGR: SD4754061770

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

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