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4, Shipgate Street

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

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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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text


595-1/6/359 (North West side)
18/07/55 No.4


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

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

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