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10-14, Castle Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0492 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -2.8058 / 2°48'20"W

OS Eastings: 347341

OS Northings: 461772

OS Grid: SD473617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVM.C7

Mapcode Global: WH846.WH35

Entry Name: 10-14, Castle Park

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383081

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

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


LANCASTER

SD4761NW CASTLE PARK
1685-1/6/49 (South side)
22/12/53 Nos.10, 12 AND 14

GV II

Row of 3 houses, originally part of a row of 5. Mid C18,
altered C19. Sandstone ashlar facade with ashlar dressings,
coursed rubble to the rear. Slate roofs and brick chimney
stacks on the party walls.
2 storeys with cellars and attics, and 10 bays with chamfered
quoins at the right, a first-floor sill band, and a moulded
eaves cornice. Each house is of double-depth plan with various
rear extensions, and each is of 3 bays, except No.10 which has
a fourth bay over a wide waggon entrance, whose stone lintel
is carved to appear as a flat arch. All the openings have
moulded architraves. The windows on the ground floor are
sashed without glazing bars, and those above have 8-pane
sashes. Beneath each ground-floor window is a low cellar
opening some shuttered, some blocked. The doorways have
recessed panelled doors; the one to No.10 (next to the waggon
entrance) is of 6 panels and has an overlight with diamond
glazing bars and is flanked by reeded pilasters which suggest
an early C19 date; those to Nos 12 & 14 (side by side in bays
3 & 4) have 9-panel doors with integral overlights. Each house
has a low hipped attic dormer, that to No.14 of double width,
with small-paned horizontal sliding sashes. The rear of No.14
is of 3 storeys.


Listing NGR: SD4733461763

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