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40-46, King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen

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Latitude: 53.7467 / 53°44'47"N

Longitude: -2.4866 / 2°29'11"W

OS Eastings: 368004

OS Northings: 427919

OS Grid: SD680279

Mapcode National: GBR CT23.GN

Mapcode Global: WH971.S322

Plus Code: 9C5VPGW7+M8

Entry Name: 40-46, King Street

Listing Date: 5 December 1986

Last Amended: 18 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418388

Location: Blackburn Central, Blackburn with Darwen, BB2

County: Blackburn with Darwen

Electoral Ward/Division: Wensley Fold

Built-Up Area: Blackburn

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin and St Paul Blackburn

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 6827 NW

Nos 40, 42, 44 and 46

(Formerly listed as 42, 44 and 46 King Street)


Terrace, recently reduced in length, and now incorporating shops.Late C18, with C19 and
C20 alterations. Brick, partly rendered, with stone dressings, slated roof and 3 ridge chimneys
of red brick; one rendered and one truncated. 3 storey, 8 window range, arranged in 3 parts
of 2:3:3 windows above 4 shop units, formerly 3, with C19 fascia detailing. Above a raised
first floor cill band and stacked window openings beneath painted wedge lintels. Left end 2
bays retain undivided C19 sashes, other openings now with non-traditional C20 replacement
joinery, the openings to the first floor right end 3 bays enlarged. Stone eaves cornice.Left
gable With pedimental apex incorporating a blind oculus. Doorway with semi circular head
and fanlight and 3 bays of sash windows above. The terrace was altered to incorporate shops
and a hotel in the C19, and has more recently been reduced in length by 4 bays.

Listing NGR: SD6800427919

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