3-6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207335
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1979
Statutory Address:
3-6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 3-6, STARKIE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
3-6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 3-6, STARKIE STREET

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 53942 28955

Details

PRESTON

SD5328NE STARKIE STREET 941-1/13/275 (East side) 27/09/79 Nos.3-6 (Consecutive) and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 4 town houses, Nos 3 and 6 now offices. c.1850. Red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-depth plan, all single-fronted and built in halls-adjoining pairs, with coupled back extensions. Two storeys over cellars, 1+2+2+2 windows, with stone plinth, string course, plain frieze, moulded cornice and low blocking course. In the centre of each pair, up 3 and 2 steps respectively, is a coupled doorcase with 3 engaged Ionic columns and continuous entablature with cornice and blocking course, framing doors with round-headed panels and plain overlights, and in the centre of the terrace (between Nos 4 and 5) a through-lobby doorway with moulded stone surround and cornice, and a door with wreath knocker. At ground floor each house has one tall window with a raised sill on sill-blocks, and a wedge lintel, that at No.6 sashed without glazing bars but all the others with altered glazing; at 1st floor No.3 has one and Nos 4 to 6 each have 2 similar windows, those at No.4 with 12-pane sashes but the others with altered glazing. C20 dormers in the roofs of Nos 4 and 5, small gabled dormer at No.6; large lateral chimney stack in centre. Stone plinths enclosing cellar areas, that at No.6 still bearing elaborate cast-iron railings. Left return wall of No.3 has 2 windows on each floor like those at the front, and gable treated as an open pediment, with a smaller attic window. Rear and INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5394728947

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
392171
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: 29 May 2005
Reference: IOE01/14355/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Convey. Source Historic England Archive
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