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Statutory Address:

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

Preston (District Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SD 54243 28891



SD5428NW FRENCHWOOD STREET 941-1/14/318 (South West side) Nos.40 AND 41


Pair of small town houses. c.1850, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond with tuck-pointing, with sandstone dressings, slate roof to No.40 (concrete tiles to NO.41). Double-depth plan, each house single-fronted, with back extensions. Two storeys over cellars, 2 + 2 bays; with a plinth, 1st floor sill-band, plain frieze and moulded gutter cornice. The doorways, up 3 and 1 steps respectively, have moulded architraves with dentilled cornices on consoles, and altered doors with overlights. Each house has one window at ground floor and 2 above, all with raised sills and wedge lintels, but all with altered glazing. Roof hipped at left corner; large lateral multiple-flue chimney stack at junction. Rear: individual extensions with gable chimneys. INTERIOR not inspected, but believed to have had keeping-cellars under front rooms, wash-houses in back extensions. The item is part of a formerly complete set of late Georgian lower-middle class town houses in this street.

Listing NGR: SD5423528899


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

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Date: 06 Nov 2007
Reference: IOE01/16961/23
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