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Number 49 Street number 57 Row

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

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Latitude: 53.1891 / 53°11'20"N

Longitude: -2.8908 / 2°53'26"W

OS Eastings: 340573

OS Northings: 366148

OS Grid: SJ405661

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.3099

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K3MH

Entry Name: Number 49 Street number 57 Row

Listing Date: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376096

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470084

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


595-1/4/74 (East side)
No.49 Street and No.57 Row


Undercroft shop, Row shop and accommodation, now undercroft
shop and office at Row level and above; on site of former
undercroft and town house. Rebuilt 1891 by WM Boden. Painted
brick and timber framing with plaster panels; brown tile roof,
ridge parallel with street.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys including street and Row levels. Modern
shopfront with covered entry to Feathers Lane, north. Brick
end-piers and timber rail on shaped splat balusters to Row
front; boarded sloped stallboard 2.16m from front to back;
quarry-tiled Row walk; modern quasi-Georgian office front has
door of 6-fielded panels and radial-bar overlight, fielded
sub-panels to small-pane window and modillion cornice; Row-top
bressumer on shaped brackets; pendant to segmental timber arch
over entry. A hipped lean-to roof on ornate brackets projects
beneath an entry-bay cross casement and intersects a 6-light
canted oriel on the main bay; the third storey wall is painted
brick. The timber-framed fourth storey, flush over the entry,
is boldly jettied on shaped brackets to the main bay; a row of
ornate small panels across both bays; a 2-pane casement
standing proud on brackets over the entry; a 6-light square
oriel on the main bay; arch-braced side panels; a 1-pane
window in each return of the jetty; windows have leaded
glazing above transoms; a coved jetty to the main-bay front
gable; tie-beam inscribed 1891; S-curved herringbone struts;
moulded bargeboards and a shaped finial; a red-brick ridge
INTERIOR: the fourth storey has 1891 partitions; the lower
storeys are lined.
The external expression of this item is similar to Nos 3, 5 &
7 Street and Row (qv) by the same architect.

Listing NGR: SJ4057366148

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

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