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Number 20 Street number 22 Row

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

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Latitude: 53.1903 / 53°11'24"N

Longitude: -2.8906 / 2°53'26"W

OS Eastings: 340592

OS Northings: 366278

OS Grid: SJ405662

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.30C2

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K2RL

Entry Name: Number 20 Street number 22 Row

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Last Amended: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470214

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


595-1/4/177 (South side)
10/01/72 No.20 Street and No.22 Row
(Formerly Listed as:
No.20 Street & No.22 Row)


Undercroft and town house, half a bay wide, now undercroft
shop, Row shop and disused accommodation. Mid C17 and early
C19. Brown brick in Flemish bond to front, hiding timber
framing; grey slate roof, ridge at right-angle to front.
EXTERIOR: modern shopfront to street frontage, between early
fluted pilasters and plain fascia of wood. Simple cast-iron
Row-front railing; painted brick end-piers; sloped boarded
stallboard 2.05m from front to back has side showcases;
concrete flag Row walk; shopfront in Edwardian manner has
recessed glazed door of one shaped pane, panelled stallboard;
2-pane window with slender turned mullion; plaster ceiling to
stallboard and Row. One window each to third and fourth
storeys, with painted stone sills and wedge lintels, a
recessed 4-pane horned sash to the third storey and an
original recessed 9-pane sash to the fourth storey; painted
stone cornice.
INTERIOR: a glazed panel in the Row shop entrance shows an
angle brace and wattle and daub of the east party wall, in
situ, suggesting substantial presence, otherwise covered, in
Row and possibly undercroft storeys, of the C17 structure.
Early C19 cornice in Row storey; some C19 cornices in third
storey. The east wall in the fourth storey is timber-framed,
indicating that the front and back parts of the property, each
built independently, are both C17.

Listing NGR: SJ4059266278

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

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