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55 and 56, West Street, Chichester

Description: 55 and 56, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 300300

OS Grid Reference: SU8587604840
OS Grid Coordinates: 485876, 104840
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8367, -0.7818

Location: West Street, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1QP

Locality: Chichester
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO19 1QP

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 55 & 56
SU 8504 NE 3/149 5.7.50.
C18 with much lower roofline and frontage than No 54. 2 storeys and
attic. Red tiled roof, with a higher roofline in the east; 3 modern
dormers inserted in No 56. No 55 and 56 have a continuous frontage.
Brick dentilled eaves cornice. Painted brick. No 55 has 3 windows
including a bay built out with a Venetian window on the ground floor
and 2 ordinary sash windows above. Further west on ground and 1st
floors two sash windows in reveals in flat arches; glazing bars
intact; brick voussoirs (now painted over). No 56 has 3 windows on
1st floor all inserted at a lower height than those in No 55; windows
with flush boxes and with glazing bars intact in upper parts of windows.
Pair of doorways in western part of No 55 with panelled pilasters, flat
segmental arches, impost moulding and dentilled cornice with blocking
course over. Doors in panelled reveals; doors with 6 flush panels with
flat segmental fanlights with tracery over.

Nos 52 to 56 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8587604840

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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