Description: 15-19, High Street
Date Listed: 2 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 323470
OS Grid Reference: SD9906451829
OS Grid Coordinates: 399064, 451829
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9625, -2.0157
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5336 HIGH STREET
Nos 15 to 19 (odd)
SD 9951 1/82
All ashlar. Northern portion is 3 storeys, with end pilasters with double scrolls
as capitals, and moulded cornice, 3 bands. No 15 has moulded doorway, panelled
door, fanlight; 2 windows down, 3 up and 12-paned sashes in moulded architraves.
No 17 is similar but larger; centre double doors in square moulded doorway with
frieze, cornice and pilasters; 4 windows down, 5 each upper floor, all renewed
sashes. No 19 (Town Ball) 1862, 2 high storeys, symmetrical front; centre has
a 2-storeyed portico up 4 steps, with Composite columns and pilasters; at each
side are 2 sash windows on each floor in moulded architraves, the upper ones with
curved pediments; 2 moulded strings; 3 round arches on ground floor, stone balustraded
balcony to 1st floor; top pediment, moulded cornice and balustraded parapet; right
hand return side to lane has 4 sash windows each floor; interior has council
chamber with panelled and moulded plaster ceiling.
Listing NGR: SD9906551832
Source: English Heritage
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