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12a, Shipgate Street

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1863 / 53°11'10"N

Longitude: -2.8903 / 2°53'24"W

OS Eastings: 340606

OS Northings: 365835

OS Grid: SJ406658

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.36FL

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K5WN

Plus Code: 9C5V54P5+GV

Entry Name: 12a, Shipgate Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Last Amended: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470399

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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Description


CHESTER CITY (IM)

SJ4065NE SHIPGATE STREET
595-1/6/362 (North West side)
10/01/72 No.12A
(Formerly Listed as:
SHIPGATE STREET
No.12)

GV II

Town house, now partly converted to flats. Probably later C18
altered c1970. Flemish bond brown brick with grey slate roof
hipped at south-west end.
3 storeys, double-fronted; the end faces St Mary's Hill. Flush
2-storey sandstone plinth; 3 replaced steps to door of 4
fielded panels above 2 flush panels in simple repaired
pedimented case; a nearly flush 12-pane sash to each side has
painted stone sills and rusticated wedge lintels; second
storey sillband; 3 sashes similar to first storey; the third
storey has three 9-pane sashes in openings similar to second
storey; a ridge chimney. 8 courses of bevelled flush sandstone
quoins at south corner, with stone corbel carrying square
brick corner above; brick floor-bands to second and third
storeys; a nearly flush 9-pane sash to each storey.
The rear is reordered as the entrance to a court of late C20
flats.
INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SJ4060565836

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