Description: 16-22, Church Street
Date Listed: 22 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 183023
OS Grid Reference: SD6501335208
OS Grid Coordinates: 365013, 435208
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8120, -2.5328
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SD 63 NE RIBCHESTER CHURCH STREET
8/137 Nos. 16 to 22 (consec)
Part of a row of weavers' houses, late C18th. Squared sandstone with brick
stacks, Nos. 16-19 having a stone slate roof, 20-22 a slate roof. 2
storeys with attics, with plain frieze and continuous stone gutter brackets.
Nos. 16, 17, 18 and 19 are all of one bay with a door to the right and with
2-light windows with square mullions on the ground and 1st floors (except
No. 19 which lacks mullions). A tunnel entrance with semi-circular head
and keystone shares the right-hand jamb of the doorway to Nos. 17-19.
Nos. 20, 21 and 22 are similar but have only one light to each window.
Nos. 21 and 22 are a pair with doorways in the centre separated by a
flat-headed tunnel entrance which shares their jambs. Modern glazing
throughout, except for the attic window of No. 19 which has fixed small
panes. The attic windows of Nos. 20-22 are blocked and a window has been
inserted above the last tunnel. Above the tunnel entrance to No. 17 is
a plaque 'RHM 1793'
Listing NGR: SD6501335208
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Source: English Heritage
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