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35,36, Ribblesdale Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7545 / 53°45'16"N

Longitude: -2.6993 / 2°41'57"W

OS Eastings: 353989

OS Northings: 428906

OS Grid: SD539289

Mapcode National: GBR T9Y.KG

Mapcode Global: WH85M.HWVM

Entry Name: 35,36, Ribblesdale Place

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392132

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Town: Preston

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


941-1/13/238 (North side)
27/09/79 Nos.35 AND 36


Pair of town houses, now offices. c.1846, with later
additions. Red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Canted back from Ribblesdale Place at curved
junction with Avenham Lane, and with Regent Street added at
the right-hand side; double-depth plan, built as
single-fronted halls-adjoining pair, with coupled back
extensions. Two storeys over cellars, 2 bays, symmetrical,
with ashlar plinth, moulded 1st floor band, plain frieze and
moulded cornice; coupled doorways in the centre, up 2 steps
with nosings, with doorcase composed of 3 engaged Ionic
columns with plain frieze and moulded cornice with blocking
course, each doorway with imposts, moulded lintel, elliptical
fanlight and panelled door. Each has an added 2-storey canted
bay with unhorned 4-pane sashed glazing on both floors, and
between these at 1st floor is a stone plaque with concave
corners inscribed "RIBBLESDALE PLACE" with "35 / 36" below.
Roof hipped at right-hand end, left gable coped, with cut-down
chimney. Attached to front corners and to centre of steps are
railing plinths with replacement railings enclosing paved
front areas. The right-hand return wall of No.36 (to Regent
Street) has a lower 2-storey 1-bay extension to the rear, the
band ramped down to this, one 12-pane sash on each floor of
each part, and the band further ramped down to the coping of
the back-yard wall, which has a doorway servicing the yards of
both. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5398528907

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