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Wall and Gate Piers to Forecourt Car Park of Number 18 Bank House

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

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Latitude: 53.1885 / 53°11'18"N

Longitude: -2.8929 / 2°53'34"W

OS Eastings: 340436

OS Northings: 366088

OS Grid: SJ404660

Mapcode National: GBR 79.35SV

Mapcode Global: WH88F.J3NX

Entry Name: Wall and Gate Piers to Forecourt Car Park of Number 18 Bank House

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Last Amended: 6 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376486

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470487

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


595-1/3/443 (North side)
10/01/72 Wall and gate piers to forecourt
/car park of No.18 Bank House
(Formerly Listed as:
Garden wall and gate piers to No.18)


Wall to former front and back garden; now forecourt and car
park, of Bank House (qv), with gate piers and lantern arch.
Probably C18 with a probably medieval fragment of a Carmelite
Friary wall. English garden wall bond brickwork, averaging 24
courses, with plain sandstone coping; a framed and boarded
door under a sandstone lintel, east; the plain gate piers have
a wrought-iron lantern arch. The wall is returned along the
sides of the curtilage; on the west side there is a portion of
coursed red sandstone, probably a relic of the former Friary.
NOTE: c.f. the masonry portion of the north face of Bank

Listing NGR: SJ4043366113

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

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