88,89, FISHERGATE HILL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207273
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1979
Statutory Address:
88,89, FISHERGATE HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
88,89, FISHERGATE HILL

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Preston (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 53170 29079

Details

PRESTON

SD5329 FISHERGATE HILL 941-1/6/112 (North side) 27/09/79 Nos.88 AND 89

GV II

Pair of town houses, now offices and surgeries. c.1830-40, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Rectangular double-depth plan, each house double-fronted, with added back extensions. Three storeys over basements, 3+3 windows, symmetrical, with 1st-floor sill-band, plain frieze, moulded gutter cornice and low blocking course. Each has a central doorway protected by a porch with fluted Doric columns (and unfluted pilasters), with deep entablature, moulded cornice and blocking course, and a panelled door with plain overlight, each porch mounted on a short flight of steps forming a bridge over the basement area (that to No.89 now filled up). The windows, diminishing in the height and all with raised sills and wedge lintels, are sashed without glazing bars, except one at 1st floor and 2 at 2nd floor of No.88. Lateral chimney stack at the junction, altered chimney at right-hand gable. Left gable wall rebuilt in modern brick. Rear: various 12- and 6-pane sashed windows at No.89; added back extension in centre of each (2-storey at No.88, 1-storey at No.89). INTERIOR: moulded architraves to doors, moulded plaster cornices in both entrance halls, very elaborate vine friezes in principal ground floor rooms, doglegged staircases (both now with boarded balusters).

Listing NGR: SD5317229085

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
391995
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 22 May 2005
Reference: IOE01/14352/15
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