This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
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
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/09/2017
CHESTER CITY (EM)
FOREGATE STREET (South side)
(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
Other nearby listed buildings