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6 and 7, Bank Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7538 / 53°45'13"N

Longitude: -2.6955 / 2°41'43"W

OS Eastings: 354236

OS Northings: 428823

OS Grid: SD542288

Mapcode National: GBR TBJ.J5

Mapcode Global: WH85M.KXM5

Entry Name: 6 and 7, Bank Parade

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Last Amended: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391894

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


PRESTON

SD5428NW BANK PARADE
941-1/14/21 (North side)
27/09/79 Nos.6 AND 7
(Formerly Listed as:
BANK PARADE
Nos.1-14 (Consecutive))

GV II

Pair of town houses. c.1840; altered. Red brick in Flemish
bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-depth
plan, each house single-fronted and with a back extension. Two
storeys over basement, 2+2 bays, symmetrical; stone plinth
(covered with concrete blocks at No.7), 1st floor sill-band,
plain frieze and moulded cornice. Designed as a reflected pair
with a shared through-lobby in the centre and the doorways in
the outer bays: these have doorcases with Ionic semi-columns
with entablatures and cornices, plain jambs with imposts, and
shallow elliptical fanlights, with a panelled to No.6 but a
modern board door to No.7; the lobby entry has a convex stone
surround with a cornice, and a board door. Each has 2 windows
on each floor, those at 1st floor aligned over the outer
openings at ground floor, all with wedge lintels and those at
ground floor with raised sills; those at No.6 sashed without
glazing bars, but those at No.7 altered as top-hung casements.
Central chimney stack. Altered surrounds to former cellar
areas. INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SD5423728832

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

Description


PRESTON

SD5428NW BANK PARADE
941-1/14/21 (North side)
27/09/79 Nos.6 AND 7
(Formerly Listed as:
BANK PARADE
Nos.1-14 (Consecutive))

GV II

Pair of town houses. c.1840; altered. Red brick in Flemish
bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-depth
plan, each house single-fronted and with a back extension. Two
storeys over basement, 2+2 bays, symmetrical; stone plinth
(covered with concrete blocks at No.7), 1st floor sill-band,
plain frieze and moulded cornice. Designed as a reflected pair
with a shared through-lobby in the centre and the doorways in
the outer bays: these have doorcases with Ionic semi-columns
with entablatures and cornices, plain jambs with imposts, and
shallow elliptical fanlights, with a panelled to No.6 but a
modern board door to No.7; the lobby entry has a convex stone
surround with a cornice, and a board door. Each has 2 windows
on each floor, those at 1st floor aligned over the outer
openings at ground floor, all with wedge lintels and those at
ground floor with raised sills; those at No.6 sashed without
glazing bars, but those at No.7 altered as top-hung casements.
Central chimney stack. Altered surrounds to former cellar
areas. INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SD5423728832

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