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Description: The Priory (Offices of Local Authority Department)
Date Listed: 5 November 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 334801
OS Grid Reference: SK5129698749
OS Grid Coordinates: 451296, 398749
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4830, -1.2285
CONISBR0UGH HIGH STREET
SK59NW (east side)
4/28 The Priory (offices of
5.11.62 Local Authority Housing
listed as Priory House).
House now local authority offices. Early-mid C19. Ruled stucco, Welsh slate
roof. 2-storey, 3-bay front with wing across rear projecting beyond right
return. Giant end pilasters and raised central bays Rectangular stone steps
to central door with fanlight in doorcase having keyed archivolt and
modillioned pediment. Outer bays each have a canted bay window with sashes
and modillioned cornice. 1st floor: plain central sash with projecting sill
in segmentally-arched recess rising from doorcase; outer bays have similar
paired sashes. Cornice, breaking forward over ends and centre, beneath
parapet with balustraded panels over each bay. Hipped roof with stacks to
rear, at junction with lower wing, and on ridge of rear wing.
Listing NGR: SK5129898751
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Source: English Heritage
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