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61 and 63, Main Street, Warton

Description: 61 and 63, Main Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182016

OS Grid Reference: SD4985872222
OS Grid Coordinates: 349858, 472222
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1434, -2.7691

Location: Main Street, Warton, Lancashire LA5 9PG

Locality: Warton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA5 9PG

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Listing Text


3/248 Nos. 61 and 63


Pair of cottages, 1752. Limestone rubble (No. 61, to the left, rendered)
with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-pile plan with gable
stacks. 2 storeys with attics. Twin doors in centre with plain stone
surrounds. Windows chamfered with flush mullions. To the left is a former
2-light window with sill lowered and mullion removed. To the right
(No. 63) is a 3-light window. On the 1st floor is a 2-light window to the
left and a 3-light window to the right. Above the doors is an oval plaque
with arved border inscribed 'J D 1752'. The right-hand gable wall has two
2-light windows with a chamfered one-light attic window. Gables have coping
and kneelers. The cottages were once undivided on the 1st floor, suggesting
that they might have been built as one house with a separate workshop entrance
on the ground floor.

Listing NGR: SD4985872222

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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