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Number 21 Street number 25 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: 340562

OS Northings: 366233

OS Grid: SJ405662

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.307Y

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K2KX

Entry Name: Number 21 Street number 25 Row

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Last Amended: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470056

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


595-1/4/62 (East side)
10/01/72 No.21 Street and No.25 Row
(Formerly Listed as:
No.21 Street & No.25 Row)


Undercroft and town house, rebuilt from Row storey upward as
Row shop and living accommodation. Undercroft ceiling and
probably side-walls medieval, most likely C14; front and
probably interior of upper storeys c1800, the latter altered
and lined C20. Red-brown brick; grey slate roof with ridge at
right-angle to street.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, one bay. Modern shopfront to street;
end-piers to undercroft and Row storeys are cased in wood;
cast-iron Row-front railing has bottom rail, stick balusters
and plain rail; the sloped stallboard 1.69m from front to back
and the Row walk are covered in plastic; modern shop; boxed
end-beams; a wood fascia covers the Row-front bressumer. The
upper storeys in Flemish bond have painted stone sills, wedge
lintels and a cornice beneath a low stone parapet; an 18-pane
nearly flush sash to the third storey; a recessed 15-pane sash
with horizontally-proportioned panes to the fourth storey.
INTERIOR: the undercroft has a chamfered oak beam under back
of the stallboard, stopped at south end; the south wall has a
bridging beam on 5 damaged stone corbels, carrying 10 visible
large square cross-joists, their north ends covered; the Row
and upper storeys are almost wholly lined; the fourth storey
has corner chimney-breasts and plaster cornices in the front
and second rooms; one 6-panel Georgian door.

Listing NGR: SJ4056266233

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

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