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21, Castle Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0493 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -2.804 / 2°48'14"W

OS Eastings: 347457

OS Northings: 461784

OS Grid: SD474617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVM.R5

Mapcode Global: WH846.WHY2

Entry Name: 21, Castle Hill

Listing Date: 18 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220753

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383071

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


1685-1/6/38 (East side)
18/02/70 No.21


House, now offices. c1800 with late C19 alterations. Sandstone
ashlar facade, with coursed rubble elsewhere. Slate roof with
a small flat-roofed dormer on the right, coped gables with
kneelers and gable chimneys. Double-depth plan with a rear
wing to the left.
3 storeys above a cellar and 3 bays under an eaves cornice.
The windows have raised sills, plain reveals and 4-pane sashes
on the ground and first floors, with 9-pane sashes above. The
doorway has a moulded cornice carried on fluted consoles. The
recessed door, up 2 nosed steps, has 9 raised and fielded
panels and an overlight with glazing bars arranged as an
ellipse crossed by diagonals.
INTERIOR: stained glass screen to the internal porch. Mahogany
doors, and panelled shutters in all front rooms, plus a dogleg
staircase with an open string, 2 very slender turned balusters
per tread and a mahogany handrail.

Listing NGR: SD4746161785

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

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