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Terrace Steps with Balustrades and Urns in Centre of Upper Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7523 / 53°45'8"N

Longitude: -2.7045 / 2°42'16"W

OS Eastings: 353644

OS Northings: 428666

OS Grid: SD536286

Mapcode National: GBR T95.5G

Mapcode Global: WH85M.FYD9

Entry Name: Terrace Steps with Balustrades and Urns in Centre of Upper Terrace

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392097

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

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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Listing Text


941-1/13/209 (North West side)
27/09/79 Terrace steps with balustrades and
urns in centre of upper terrace


Terrace steps with balustrades and urns. c.1865. Sandstone
ashlar, the balustrades and urns now painted cream. Upper deck
of terrace approx. 10m wide with curved ends (now occupied by
flower bed), and rusticated ashlar retaining wall protected by
a balustrade with 4 urns, and flanked by lateral winding steps
which descend to a lower deck, a straight flight of steps
descending further to the lower terrace, these steps protected
by matching balustrades with urns.

Listing NGR: SD5364428666

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

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