Description: 1, Cliff Street
Date Listed: 23 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 326728
OS Grid Reference: NZ8975411196
OS Grid Coordinates: 489754, 511196
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4882, -0.6160
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665/1/112 CLIFF STREET
23-FEB-54 (West side)
House, early C19. 2 storeys, 2 bays with tall basement, red brick in Flemish bond, rendered gables. Modern pantile roof with plain eaves and brick capping to raised gables. Rendered stack to right. The well in front of the basement has a stone wall to the road and is bridged by steps and landing with iron railing to the front door, the wall retaining remains of a foot scraper. Front door is modern 4 panel with earlier timber surround and flat stone lintle. Window above is an 8-over-8 pane sliding sash with a wedge lintle. The bay to the right has slightly bowed 12-over-12 pane sash windows to both floors. Windows appear to be modern replacements in timber. Basement door and window.
External inspection of front elevation only (interiors not inspected).
REASONS FOR DESIGNATION
No.1 Cliff Street is designated at Grade II for the following principal reasons:
* Date: the building is of early C19 date
* Craftsmanship: good use of Flemish bond brickwork for decorative effect.
* Group Value: the building has group value with the other listed properties on Cliff Street.
Source: English Heritage
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