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15 and 15a, Lower Bridge Street

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

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Coordinates

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

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Listing Text


SJ4066SE
595-1/4/250
10/01/72

CHESTER CITY (IM)
LOWER BRIDGE STREET
(East side)

No.15 and 15A

(Formally listed as: No.15A)

II

GV

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.

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