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3 and 5, Queen Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0465 / 54°2'47"N

Longitude: -2.8017 / 2°48'6"W

OS Eastings: 347604

OS Northings: 461468

OS Grid: SD476614

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWN.76

Mapcode Global: WH846.YK17

Entry Name: 3 and 5, Queen Square

Listing Date: 18 February 1970

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298301

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383267

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 Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


LANCASTER

SD4761SE QUEEN SQUARE
1685-1/8/235 (West side)
18/02/70 Nos.3 AND 5
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEEN SQUARE
(West side)
No.3)
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEEN SQUARE
(West side)
No.5)

GV II

Two houses, possibly service buildings to No.1 Queen Square
(qv), now house and office. Late C18, altered C19. Sandstone
ashlar in narrow courses with slate roof, hipped at the left.
A symmetrical composition of 2 storeys and 3 bays with
chamfered quoins and a cornice. The windows have plain stone
surrounds. On the ground floor are paired sashes without
glazing bars, separated by flat-faced mullions, in the central
bay is a blind panel in a stone surround. The 1st-floor
windows are glazing bar sashes. The doorways, at the outer
sides of the facade, have plain stone surrounds, 4-panel
doors, and plain overlights. The left-hand return wall
includes a 2-storey loading slot with stone surround under a
projecting gable. It is now blocked and contains a 1st-floor
window.


Listing NGR: SD4760461468

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

Description


LANCASTER

SD4761SE QUEEN SQUARE
1685-1/8/235 (West side)
18/02/70 Nos.3 AND 5
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEEN SQUARE
(West side)
No.3)
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEEN SQUARE
(West side)
No.5)

GV II

Two houses, possibly service buildings to No.1 Queen Square
(qv), now house and office. Late C18, altered C19. Sandstone
ashlar in narrow courses with slate roof, hipped at the left.
A symmetrical composition of 2 storeys and 3 bays with
chamfered quoins and a cornice. The windows have plain stone
surrounds. On the ground floor are paired sashes without
glazing bars, separated by flat-faced mullions, in the central
bay is a blind panel in a stone surround. The 1st-floor
windows are glazing bar sashes. The doorways, at the outer
sides of the facade, have plain stone surrounds, 4-panel
doors, and plain overlights. The left-hand return wall
includes a 2-storey loading slot with stone surround under a
projecting gable. It is now blocked and contains a 1st-floor
window.


Listing NGR: SD4760461468

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