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Latitude: 53.781 / 53°46'51"N
Longitude: -2.6883 / 2°41'17"W
OS Eastings: 354740
OS Northings: 431849
OS Grid: SD547318
Mapcode National: GBR TCM.NT
Mapcode Global: WH85M.P718
Entry Name: Former Sick Horse Infirmary (Building 48), Fulwood Barracks
Listing Date: 29 March 1982
Last Amended: 4 February 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244765
English Heritage Legacy ID: 472873
Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR2
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
SD53SW FULWOOD WATLING STREET ROAD
1023/7/10017 Former Sick horse infirmary (Building 48),
29.3.1982 Fulwood Barracks
Store. 1843-48, by Major T Foster, for the Ordnance Board. Snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings, rear lateral stack and slate roof. Single-depth plan backing against perimeter wall.
EXTERIOR: single storey; 5-window range. Coped end gables with central altered doorways with mid C20 doors, and small windows each side with segmental-arched lintels and tilting metal-framed windows; S side has similar small windows altered mid C20, and a mid C20 doorway in between. Inserted windows in rear perimeter wall elevation.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: included as part the original plan of the barracks, which had ancillary buildings built along the perimeter wall. Fulwood forms the most complete example in Britain of the late C18 concept of barracks design.
(PSA Drawings Collection, NMR: MCR 58).
Listing NGR: SD5474031849
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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