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22 and 24, Sun Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0494 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -2.8026 / 2°48'9"W

OS Eastings: 347545

OS Northings: 461788

OS Grid: SD475617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.15

Mapcode Global: WH846.XHL0

Entry Name: 22 and 24, Sun Street

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383337

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Lancaster

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Mary with St John and St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/7/304 (West side)
Nos.22 AND 24


Pair of small houses. Late C18, altered C19 and C20. Coursed
roughly squared sandstone with ashlar dressings, and slate
roofs. Double-depth plan with linked doorways in the centre,
rear extensions at the side, and gable chimney stacks. 3
storeys above cellars, and one bay per house. Both the
doorways and the windows have plain surrounds and doors of 6
raised and fielded panels. No.24, at the left, has a sashed
window without glazing bars on the first floor and a C20 fixed
frame divided similarly on the ground floor. No.22 has a
glazing bar sash on the ground floor, and a C20 casement with
glazing bars on the first floor. Both houses have glazing bar
sashes with horns on the second floor. The rear has 2
full-height stair windows in the centre.
HISTORY: probably built just after the creation of Sun Street,
which was laid out in 1791 on the garden of the Sun Inn,
Church Street (qv)

Listing NGR: SD4754561788

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

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