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Number 19 Street

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

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Latitude: 53.1911 / 53°11'27"N

Longitude: -2.8918 / 2°53'30"W

OS Eastings: 340512

OS Northings: 366367

OS Grid: SJ405663

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2S3P

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K15Z

Entry Name: Number 19 Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Last Amended: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376343

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470338

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


595-1/4/281 (West side)
10/01/72 No.19 Street
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
No 19 Row)


Undercroft and shop. With some medieval masonry but almost
wholly rebuilt c1900 probably by John Douglas, then senior
partner of Douglas and Minshull. Sandstone, timber frame with
plaster panels, grey-green slate roof.
EXTERIOR: cellar and 3 storeys. The Row arcade of 3 bays is 2
steps above pavement level, with 2 rather slender Tuscan
columns of painted sandstone between antae. A plain bressumer
carries the second storey which has a moulded base-fascia,
narrow and braced panels, a central oriel of 6 lights with
moulded mullions and transoms, the end lights forming
quadrants and the 2 central lights projecting further as a
semicircular bow; there is an adjoining transomed sidelight in
each side bay. The third storey, jettied on carved brackets,
has braced panels, 2 canted oriels of 5 lights with moulded
mullions, on central brackets; 2 gables jettied above the
oriels, each with 2 ornate quatrefoil panels; moulded
The rear is of brick, with no visible features of special
INTERIOR: there is medieval stonework in the rear stockroom in
the Row storey. The undercroft is not readily accessible and
has not been inspected at time of survey. There are no other
visible features of special interest.
Nos 5-31 (odd) are collectively known as `Saddler's Row' and
were previously listed as Row numbers.
(Chester Rows Research Project: Harris R: Northgate Street:

Listing NGR: SJ4051266367

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

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