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21, Great Avenham Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7549 / 53°45'17"N

Longitude: -2.6966 / 2°41'47"W

OS Eastings: 354167

OS Northings: 428948

OS Grid: SD541289

Mapcode National: GBR TBC.GZ

Mapcode Global: WH85M.KW4B

Plus Code: 9C5VQ833+W9

Entry Name: 21, Great Avenham Street

Listing Date: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217974

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392033

Location: City Centre, Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Preston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preston St John and St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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941-1/14/149 (North East side)


Small town house. c.1825, altered. Red brick in 4+1 English
garden wall bond (now painted red), with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Double-depth single-fronted plan, with back
extension and through-lobby. Two storeys over cellars, 2 bays,
with plain frieze and moulded gutter cornice. The doorway, to
the left, has a round-headed architrave with set-in Tuscan
quarter-columns, plain lintel, and semi-circular fanlight
hollow-moulded surround and radiating glazing bars; the lobby
doorway to the left of this has a plain lintel and board door.
One window at ground floor and 2 above, all 4-pane sashes with
raised sills and wedge lintels; cellar window with wedge
lintel and grating. Lead downspout to right of door. Rear and
INTERIOR not inspected. Part of formerly complete set of late
Georgian lower-middle class houses in this street (laid out in
Great Avenham Field, advertised for sale as building plots in

Listing NGR: SD5416728949

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