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12, AVENHAM LANE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7548 / 53°45'17"N

Longitude: -2.6976 / 2°41'51"W

OS Eastings: 354101

OS Northings: 428944

OS Grid: SD541289

Mapcode National: GBR TB7.5F

Mapcode Global: WH85M.JWNC

Entry Name: 12, AVENHAM LANE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Last Amended: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391874

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


941-1/14/3 (East side)
27/09/79 No.12
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.12 AND 14)


Includes: No.2 LATHAM STREET.
Pair of small town houses. c.1830, altered. Red brick in
Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof.
Double-depth plan except left end of No.12 which is
single-depth interlocked with No.14 Avenham Lane (q.v.); No.
12 double-fronted and No.2 Latham Street single-fronted. Two
storeys over cellars, 4+2 windows; No.12 has the doorway in
the centre, No.2 Latham Street has it to the left, both with
doorcases of engaged Tuscan columns with plain frieze and
cornice, the doorway to No.12 round-headed but now altered as
a window, but retaining the fanlight with radiating glazing
bars, and that to No.2 square-headed with a plain overlight
(and altered door); and immediately left of this a
through-lobby doorway with plain lintel and geometrical
traceried overlight. Each has a window over the door, No.12
has one on each floor to the left of the door and 2 to the
right, No.2 Latham Street has one on each floor to the right,
all with raised sills and wedge lintels and all with altered
glazing. Left return of No.12 has one similar window on each
floor, and an inserted doorway. INTERIOR and rear not

Listing NGR: SD5411128949

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

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