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Wyre Borough Treasurer's and Borough Housing Departments, Fleetwood

Description: Wyre Borough Treasurer's and Borough Housing Departments

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 184767

OS Grid Reference: SD3404948088
OS Grid Coordinates: 334049, 448088
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9247, -3.0058

Locality: Fleetwood
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: FY7 6BT

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Listing Text

No 7 (Wyre Borough
Treasurer's and Borough
Housing Departments)
SD 3448 2/41


1836. Architect Decimus Burton. Built originally as the Customs' House, and
the 1st building in the town. Subsequently the Town Hall, Roughcast. 2 storeys.
Moulded eaves cornice. Blocking course. Elaborate ornamental iron cresting over
south part, with finials at corners. 8 ranges of sashes. North 3 break forward.
South 5 have moulded surrounds, those on ground floor with moulded cornices. 2
Tuscan porches with full entablature, that to north with square columns and
closed sides, that to south with round columns and open sides with cast iron
railings. South porch has sane cast iron cresting as cornice. Step up to porches,
with flanking cast iron railings with spear finials, continued across front.

Listing NGR: SD3404948088

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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