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113, Foregate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Chester, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1918 / 53°11'30"N

Longitude: -2.884 / 2°53'2"W

OS Eastings: 341032

OS Northings: 366444

OS Grid: SJ410664

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2V8L

Mapcode Global: WH88F.N1VF

Plus Code: 9C5V54R8+P9

Entry Name: 113, Foregate Street

Listing Date: 23 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375808

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469787

ID on this website: 101375808

Location: Chester, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Chester City

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Commercial building

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1932-1/6/117 (North side)


Shop and accommodation. 1890. By John Douglas. For the first
Duke of Westminster, forming part of a single design with
No.115 Parker's Buildings (qv) and No.117 Foregate Street
(qv). Stone-dressed red Ruabon brick; red clay tile roof.
3 storeys, 3 windows. Shopfront has recessed double doors with
a colonnette-mullioned shop window to each side; panelled
side-pilasters; wrought-iron sign bracket dated 1890. The
first floor has 3 sashes of 6 panes above 2 panes in ornate
sandstone cases; similar sashes, but of 12 panes, to second
floor. Shaped gable with stone band, blue-brick diapers, stone
volutes, coping and 5 finials.
The right side forms west face of forecourt to Parker's
Buildings; high, flush sandstone plinth; a projecting lateral
chimney with shaped stack; miscellaneous stone-dressed
windows; 2-storey rear wing.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Bath Street, Grosvenor Park Road and Union Street have
adjacent groups of buildings designed by Douglas.
(Hubbard E: The Work of John Douglas: London: 1991-: 167;

Listing NGR: SJ4103266444

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