Watergate Street, Chester, Cheshire

Watergate Street, Chester, Cheshire
Photograph taken 1945 - 1980 © Historic England Archive ref: AA98/04506

View along Watergate Street. Chester is famous for 'The Rows' - first floor pedestrian walkways providing a second series of retail units above the street level shops. Several of the half-timbered houses seen here, complete with first floor 'Rows', are 17th-century in date.

Location

Cheshire Chester

Period

Stuart (1603 - 1713)

Tags

street shops timber framed jettied architecture Stuart (1603 - 1713)