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158, Foregate Street

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

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Latitude: 53.192 / 53°11'31"N

Longitude: -2.8811 / 2°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 341228

OS Northings: 366468

OS Grid: SJ412664

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2W3B

Mapcode Global: WH88F.Q177

Plus Code: 9C5V54R9+RH

Entry Name: 158, Foregate Street

Listing Date: 28 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469794

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Boughton

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

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/09/2017


No. 158

(Formerly listed as Nos.156 and 158)

Town house. Mid C18. The left bay and east side to Dee Lane rebuilt or refurbished 1907 by WT Lockwood. Brick, stone dressings, grey slate roof.
EXTERIOR: the left bay has painted plinth, rusticated quoins, two flush 12-pane sashes to ground floor; the right bay has front door of two flush panels and two simple panels with overlight of a central pane and six margin panes in panelled Doric case with unfluted half-pillars and curved pediment with unmoulded frieze, dentils and egg-and-dart cornice; the sash left of door has eared architrave; a 12-pane flush sash and a two-panel secondary door with moulded hood; rusticated quoins at right corner. Each bay has two flush 12-pane sashes to first floor. All sashes have painted stone sills and rusticated wedge lintels with projecting stone keys; the right bay has moulded stone coping. The left bay has moulded terracotta coping to half-round gable with cartouche dated 1907 and three ball finials. The east face to Dee Lane has six flush 12-pane sashes to ground floor and four to first floor. A ridge chimney and a lateral chimney on rear bay to Dee Lane. No visible features of special interest to rear.

INTERIOR: not inspected
Building vacant at time of survey (April 1992).
(Chester City Council and Committee: Improvement Committee Minutes: 18.7.06 and 3.07.07).

Listing NGR: SJ4122866468

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