History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

2, Church Steet

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkham, Lancashire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7827 / 53°46'57"N

Longitude: -2.8709 / 2°52'15"W

OS Eastings: 342710

OS Northings: 432170

OS Grid: SD427321

Mapcode National: GBR 8SDP.7R

Mapcode Global: WH85J.W52Y

Entry Name: 2, Church Steet

Listing Date: 21 June 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072020

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183589

Location: Kirkham, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Civil Parish: Kirkham

Built-Up Area: Kirkham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Kirkham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Find accommodation in
Kirkham

Listing Text

KIRKHAM CHURCH STREET
SD 43 SW
9/19 No.2
21.6.51

- II

House, c.1765. Brick (in Flemish bond) with stone dressings. Hipped slate
roof. 3 storeys above cellar, 5 bays with slightly projecting central bay.
Chamfered quoins and modillion cornice. Doorway (up 5 steps) has a
fanlight under a moulded semi-circular architrave (with block keystone).
This is carried on Tuscan pilasters and topped by a pediment supported by
consoles above shouldered pilasters. Above, the first-floor and
second-floor windows have moulded architraves, with shoulders and ears; the
first-floor window has a simple cornice, while the second-floor window has
a scrolled top. All other windows have plain reveals, gauged brick lintels
and stone sills which, on the ground floor, link to form a sill band. Only
the second floor windows (of 6 panes) have glazing bars. Right-hand
ground-floor window has been converted into a door. 2 chimney stacks
behind ridge. Interior: Hall has fluted Tuscan pilasters to carry beam
supporting median wall. Open string staircase has plain brackets and three
fluted balusters per tread carrying a ramped and wreathed handrail of
mahogany. History: Built by Thomas Langton, a local flax-merchant, son of
the founder of the Kirkham Linen Mill.


Listing NGR: SD4271032170

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.