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30,31, Winckley Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7564 / 53°45'22"N

Longitude: -2.7028 / 2°42'10"W

OS Eastings: 353760

OS Northings: 429120

OS Grid: SD537291

Mapcode National: GBR T9F.0V

Mapcode Global: WH85M.GV55

Plus Code: 9C5VQ74W+HV

Entry Name: 30,31, Winckley Square

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392200

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

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


941-1/11/303 (West side)
27/09/79 Nos.30 AND 31


Pair of town houses, No.30 latterly a club, No.31 now office.
c.1830, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone
dressings and slate roof. Double-depth plan, each house
single-fronted. Three storeys over basements, 2+2 bays, with
1st-floor sill-band, shallow frieze and prominent moulded
cornice with blocking course. Each house has the doorway to
the right, up 2 steps, with a doorcase of engaged Tuscan
columns with abaci, plain frieze and moulded cornice, plain
jambs with imposts, altered panelled door and elliptical
fanlight. To the left of the doorway each has a basement
window in a well protected by railings on a stone plinth
(those at No.30 with alternate curvilinear and stick
balusters, others altered), and at ground floor 2 sashed
windows without glazing bars; at 1st floor No.30 has 12-pane
sashes, No.31 has sashes without glazing bars; at 2nd floor
both have 9-pane sashes; all these windows are unhorned except
those at ground floor of No.31, and have raised sills and
wedge lintels. ridge chimneys at the jumnctions. Rear and
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5375829118

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

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