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14, Lower Bridge Street

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

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Latitude: 53.1881 / 53°11'17"N

Longitude: -2.891 / 2°53'27"W

OS Eastings: 340563

OS Northings: 366038

OS Grid: SJ405660

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.308K

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K4K8

Entry Name: 14, Lower Bridge Street

Listing Date: 15 June 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470291

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 John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


595-1/4/232 (West side)
15/06/70 No.14


A one-bay town house, now a restaurant. Medieval origin,
refronted and rebuilt from former Row level upward, probably
C18. Coursed sandstone rubble; rendered brick; grey slate
roof, gable to front.
4 storeys including undercroft and former Row level. The
shopfront has modern small-pane part-glazed door, south, and a
1-pane window in possibly older surround with simple plinth,
pilasters and fascia. One tripartite sash of 4;12;4 panes to
second and third storeys; a 2-light sash formerly of 4 panes
to the fourth storey; flush eaves; a lateral chimney, south.
INTERIOR: the undercroft, 4 steps down, has surfaces of front
bay covered and modern metal spiral stair inserted. Further
back, the medieval sidewalls of coursed red sandstone rubble
are exposed; 3 oak cross-beams, 2 chamfered. The second storey
has some old cross-beams, probably re-positioned. Surfaces in
the third and fourth storeys are covered.
(Chester Rows Research Project: Grenville J: Lower Bridge
Street, West: 1988-).

Listing NGR: SJ4056366038

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

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