History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Building 37, Fulwood Barracks

A Grade II Listed Building in Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.7785 / 53°46'42"N

Longitude: -2.6876 / 2°41'15"W

OS Eastings: 354785

OS Northings: 431572

OS Grid: SD547315

Mapcode National: GBR TCR.8Z

Mapcode Global: WH85M.P9D5

Plus Code: 9C5VQ8H6+CX

Entry Name: Building 37, Fulwood Barracks

Listing Date: 29 March 1982

Last Amended: 4 February 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472866

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR2

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Town: Preston

Electoral Ward/Division: Garrison

Built-Up Area: Fulwood

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Fulwood Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

(North side)
1023/7/10006 Building 37, Fulwood Barracks


Store. 1842-1848. Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. Single-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: single storey; 9-window range. Coped end gables; symmetrical front with segmental-arched openings, a central doorway with ashlar surround to 9-pane overlight and C20 door, and horned 6/6-pane sashes. Left-hand gable has similar doorway to the left and single window.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: one of a number of buildings erected against the perimeter wall, typically for fodder, forges, equipment stores etc. Built in response to anxiety over Chartist agitation. Although the south-east barrack range has been lost, the original barracks plan of 2 parade squares within a fortified perimeter wall is substantially intact, making Fulwood the most complete surviving example in England of the late C18 concept of barracks design.
(PSA Drawings Collection, NMR: MCR 58).

Listing NGR: SD5478531572

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.