8 AND 9, TORRISHOLME SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1209504
Date first listed:
29-Dec-1950
Statutory Address:
8 AND 9, TORRISHOLME SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
8 AND 9, TORRISHOLME SQUARE

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Lancaster (District Authority)
Parish:
Morecambe
National Grid Reference:
SD 45773 63761

Details

MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM

SD4563NE TORRISHOLME SQUARE, Torrisholme 939-1/6/64 Nos.8 AND 9 29/12/50

GV II

Two houses, formerly one. Dated 1663 with C19 alterations. Cobbles with sandstone dressings and steep green slate roof probably replacing thatch. L-plan. Facade has drip courses interrupted by later windows. 2 storeys with attic. 2 main bays. Windows have painted stone surrounds and are C20 casements, the left-hand ones imitating glazing bar sashes. Above the original doorway is a one-light rebated and chamfered window of C17 type. Doorways paired in centre of facade. The right-hand one (to No.9) has a painted plain stone surround. The left-hand one has a chamfered surround with quoined jambs and a decorated lintel inscribed: '16 IC M RC 63'. Coped gables. Chimney to right has weathered tabling. Second chimney on ridge of rear wing near junction with main house. Left-hand gable wall has chamfered and rebated and chamfered windows, of one and 3 lights on the ground floor, of one and one light on the 1st floor, and of 3 lights to the attic. The adjoining wall of the rear wing has C20 casement windows in painted surrounds.

Listing NGR: SD4577363761

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
391869
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: 09 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/01635/36
Rights: Copyright IoE Malcolm Shaw. Source Historic England Archive
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