History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

15 and 15a, Lower Bridge Street

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

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.1881 / 53°11'17"N

Longitude: -2.8905 / 2°53'25"W

OS Eastings: 340596

OS Northings: 366042

OS Grid: SJ405660

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.30CV

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K4S7

Entry Name: 15 and 15a, Lower Bridge Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470293

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Chester City

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

Find accommodation in
Hough Green

Listing Text


(East side)

No.15 and 15A

(Formally listed as: No.15A)



Shop and town house, now shop and office. Medieval origin
altered C18 and later. Rendered front on brick; grey slate
roof parallel with front.
3 storeys. Replaced shopfront of wood and glass with central
door. A tall recessed porch, south, has 11 steps to former
Row; round-arched head. Second storey sillband; 2 replaced,
horned sashes; sillband to third storey; 2 replaced 4-pane
sashes; moulded cornice beneath parapet with round-headed
central panel with blank shield and, to each side, a
balustrade with recessed end-panels; cast-iron pipe and old
rainwater head.
INTERIOR: the front part of the shop occupies an undercroft
probably of later medieval origin, with a C18 brick
barrel-vaulted section behind. The upper storeys have no
visible features of special interest.

Listing NGR: SJ 40596 66042

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.