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Numbers 17 and 19 Street numbers 21 and 23 Row

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

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Latitude: 53.1899 / 53°11'23"N

Longitude: -2.891 / 2°53'27"W

OS Eastings: 340560

OS Northings: 366237

OS Grid: SJ405662

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.307X

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K2JW

Entry Name: Numbers 17 and 19 Street numbers 21 and 23 Row

Listing Date: 28 July 1955

Last Amended: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470054

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Chester City

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester, St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


595-1/4/61 (East side)
28/07/55 Nos.17 & 19 Street and Nos.21 & 23
(Formerly Listed as:
No 19 Street & Nos 21 & 23 Row)


Undercroft and town house, rebuilt late C18 as undercroft
shop, Row shop and accommodation, now undercroft office, Row
shop and storage, partly disused. Rendered brick with slate
roof at right angle to street. Office front to street has no
EXTERIOR: Doric end-piers to Row-front; cast-iron railing to
front and returned on stallboard sides has circlets between
paired upper rails; stallboard 1.72m from front to back
altered and paved in granolithic; Row walk granolithic;
shopfront in early C20 manner has recessed small-paned central
door under ornamented depressed arch; bolection-moulded
panelled stallriser, timber pilasters and a 3-pane window with
spiral-moulded arrises; fascia; plaster ceiling. The rendered
bressumer above the Row-front sags slightly as if of timber.
The third and fourth storeys are rendered; sillband
immediately above Row-front cornice; 2 recessed 12-pane third
storey sashes; fourth storey sillband; 2 recessed 9-pane
sashes; coped shallow front gable; probably a lateral south
chimney, not clearly visible.
INTERIOR: the front undercroft is wholly lined; the cellar
behind reached from the Row shop has probably medieval
sandstone sidewalls. The shop is lined.; the storeys above,
not inspected, are stated to have a C19 stair against the
south wall and a mid to late Victorian rear attic.
(Chester Rows Research Project: Harris R: Archive, Bridge
Street East: 1989-).

Listing NGR: SJ4056066237

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

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