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25, 27, 29 AND 31, MARKET PLACE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 25, 27, 29 AND 31, MARKET PLACE

List entry Number: 1072408


25, 27, 29 AND 31, MARKET PLACE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Aug-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 184788

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3/11 Nos. 25, 27, 29 and 31 II

House, later C18 or early C19 with a staircase of late Cl7, now shop and offices. Brick in Flemish bond, with stone dressings and slate roof with red ridging tiles. Double-pile plan with gable chimney stacks. 5 storeys and. 5 bays; 1st floor has sashed windows with glazing bars, stone sills, splayed stone heads; 2nd floor has similar but smaller windows under stone cornice. Ground floor altered for shop and office windows, but 4th bay has doorcase with architrave composed of Ionic columns, plain frieze and cornice, and recessed round headed doorway with glazed fanlight. Interior contains fine dog-leg staircase of late C17 type, with panelled pillar newels,massive strings, turned balusters and moulded handrail, which may survive from Sir Alexander Rigby's house of 1693 (Porter, History of the Fylde, 1876, p.2O3).

Listing NGR: SD3481239342

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Porter, J, History of the Fylde, (1876), 203

National Grid Reference: SD 34812 39342


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