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Latitude: 53.1865 / 53°11'11"N
Longitude: -2.89 / 2°53'24"W
OS Eastings: 340622
OS Northings: 365860
OS Grid: SJ406658
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.36GM
Mapcode Global: WH88F.L50H
Entry Name: 4, Shipgate Street
Listing Date: 18 July 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1376400
English Heritage Legacy ID: 470396
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)
SJ4065NE SHIPGATE STREET
595-1/6/359 (North West side)
Small town house, now forming part of office with No.2 (qv).
Mid C18 altered. Flemish bond brown brick with grey slate roof
ridge parallel with front.
Semi-basement and 2 storeys; double fronted. 2 replaced 6-pane
casements to semi-basement. 9 stone steps with simple iron
railings on half-arch of brick to stone landing before
entrance with door of 6 fielded panels in good panelled case
with quasi-Ionic fluted pilasters, architrave, pulvinated
frieze and modillion cornice; pediment with cockle-shell
between 2 winged putti-heads on tympanum. 2-course floor-band;
two 12-pane flush sashes. 3-course second storey floorband;
two 12-pane flush sashes. All sashes have gauged brick heads;
no sills. Brick parapet with simple stone coping.
The west end has a replaced 6-pane casement to the basement
and a small inserted small-pane fixed light to the second
storey. The rear is altered.
Listing NGR: SJ4062265860
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