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6, Shipgate Street

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

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Latitude: 53.1864 / 53°11'10"N

Longitude: -2.8901 / 2°53'24"W

OS Eastings: 340615

OS Northings: 365846

OS Grid: SJ406658

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.36GN

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K5YL

Entry Name: 6, Shipgate Street

Listing Date: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470397

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


595-1/6/360 (North West side)


Small town house. c1860. Stone-dressed Flemish bond brown
brick with grey slate roof, ridge parallel with front.
Cellar, 2 storeys and attic; 2 bays. Rusticated 2-course
sandstone plinth, probably older than the house, with cellar
vent. Replaced framed and boarded door, right, with 4-pane
overlight; tripartite 2;2;2-pane sash; sandstone string-course
carried up as labels over door and window. The second storey
has 2 dual 2;2;-pane sashes with sandstone sills and labels.
The dormer gable, left, has kneelers and weathered stone
coping, and small 4-pane attic sash with stone sill and label.
The first storey of the north-east end has a small-2-pane sash
and stringcourse, carried round from front, rising over a
tripartite 2;2;2-pane sash; boarded door in lean-to addition.
The rear has a 12-pane sash with stone sill and lintel to the
second storey and 2 small-pane attic sashes in gable with
kneelers and weathered stone coping.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Included for group value for its streetscape quality and

Listing NGR: SJ4061265846

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

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