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Latitude: 53.2945 / 53°17'40"N
Longitude: -3.0822 / 3°4'56"W
OS Eastings: 327962
OS Northings: 378054
OS Grid: SJ279780
Mapcode National: GBR 6ZXB.HQ
Mapcode Global: WH76M.MGG6
Entry Name: Numbers 1and 2 Balcony House and Attached Railings to Front Steps the Old Assembly Room
Listing Date: 22 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387781
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475773
Location: Neston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH64
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Neston
Built-Up Area: Neston
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Neston St Mary and St Helen
Church of England Diocese: Chester
THE PARADE, Parkgate Village
Nos.1 and 2 Balcony House and attached railings to front steps
Includes: The Old Assembly Room HOLYWELL CLOSE Parkgate
House, later assembly rooms, now three houses with railings
attached to front steps. Late C18 with C19 and C20 alterations
and balcony of 1865. Incised render on brick with cast-iron
balcony; slate roof with brick coped gables and rendered
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement; 5-window front. Two flights
of 9 steps each give access to early C20 front doors with tall
overlights: steps have balustrades of openwork panels and flat
handrails. Windows on all floors are recessed sashes with
single glazing bars, slightly segmental heads and painted
stone sills, on second floor extended as raised sillband.
First floor windows are fronted by elaborate balcony with
openwork balustrade supported at front on slender shafts with
traceried spandrels; returns to left and right are carried on
Left return has 3-storey, 1-window gable end with of 3-storey
1-window wing to left; further left is 2-storey 3-window wing.
Windows to 3-storey parts repeat those on main front.
2-storey wing has sashes with exposed weight boxes and glazing
INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SJ 27962 78054
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