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13 and 15, Church Street, Croston

Description: 13 and 15, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184314

OS Grid Reference: SD4898118427
OS Grid Coordinates: 348981, 418427
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6598, -2.7735

Locality: Croston
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR5 7HA

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/63 Nos. 13 and 15
- II

House, now 2 dwellings. Dated 1704 at 1st floor; altered. Handmade brick,
stone slate roof. Double-depth 2-bay plan. Three storeys; 1st and 2nd
floor bands of 3 and 2 courses respectively; in the centre of 1st floor a
carved stone cartouche lettered in relief:

PBPB (the second pair in reflected reversal, intertwined)

Doorway at right hand end (No.13) with gauged brick head, another at the
left end with segmental head; No. 13 has 2 segmental-headed 4-pane sashes
at ground floor, another at 1st floor, and a 2-light sliding sash at 2nd
floor; No. 15 has a large tripartite sash at ground and 1st floors, both
with 3 panes in each principal leaf, and a 9-pane sash above; all these
windows have splayed brick heads. Four-flue chimney on ridge, 3-flue
chimney at left gable. Left gable remodelled following demolition of
adjoining property, with coupled 4-pane casements at ground and 1st floors
and 2 similar windows at 2nd floor. Rear has long outshuts, that to No.
15 under carried down roof, the other slightly lower. Interior not

Listing NGR: SD4898118427

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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