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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
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
CHESTER CITY (IM)
SJ4066SE LOWER BRIDGE STREET
595-1/4/232 (West side)
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
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