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14,15,16, Bushell Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7538 / 53°45'13"N

Longitude: -2.6969 / 2°41'48"W

OS Eastings: 354145

OS Northings: 428824

OS Grid: SD541288

Mapcode National: GBR TBB.1V

Mapcode Global: WH85M.JXZ5

Plus Code: 9C5VQ833+G6

Entry Name: 14,15,16, Bushell Place

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391914

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


941-1/14/37 (East side)
27/09/79 Nos.14, 15 AND 16


Includes: No.2 PORTER PLACE.
Terrace of 4 town houses. c1830, altered. Double-depth plan.
Red brick, stone dressings and slate roof. 3 storeys, each
house 3 bays except No 2 Porter Place at north end which
presents only 2 bays to Bushell Place and No 16 at south end
also 2 bays. Giant corner pilaster and continuous stone
frieze. Doorways have an Ionic doorcase with engaged columns
supporting entablature and elliptical fanlight above door
within. 4 mid-C19 two-storey stone canted bay windows, these
at either end with arched heads to the front 1st floor lights
and those in centre with balustrades above. Moulded piers,
cornices, sill course, and string courses. C20 windows in
original openings between. 2nd floor has various casements and
windows in original openings. Raised sills and wedge lintels.
Ridge chimney stacks. No 2 Porter Place, which is the returned
north end of the terrace with a further wing to rear, has 3
bays. Similar doorcase and 12-pane sashes or C20 sash-style
windows. Raised sills, sill bank and wedge lintels. 3-bay rear
wing has similar fenestration.

Listing NGR: SD5415528828

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

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