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Wrvs Offices

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0459 / 54°2'45"N

Longitude: -2.798 / 2°47'52"W

OS Eastings: 347842

OS Northings: 461398

OS Grid: SD478613

Mapcode National: GBR 8PXN.1D

Mapcode Global: WH846.ZKRP

Entry Name: Wrvs Offices

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383344

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


1685-1/8/311 (East side)
WRVS Offices


House, now vacant. 1844. Squared coursed sandstone with ashlar
dressings, and hipped slate roof. A symmetrical composition of
2 storeys and 3 bays with plinth, chamfered quoins, and 1st
floor sill band. The windows are glazing bar sashes in stone
architraves. The stone door case has Tuscan pilasters with
sunken panels, and a cornice with plain frieze and blocking
course. The eaves overhang on paired timber brackets. Chimney
to the right. Set back to the left is a wall which contains a
door with plain stone surround on the ground floor. Above is a
stone carved with a sunken cross and the date '1844'.

Listing NGR: SD4784261398

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