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Latitude: 54.0473 / 54°2'50"N
Longitude: -2.7985 / 2°47'54"W
OS Eastings: 347811
OS Northings: 461558
OS Grid: SD478615
Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.XW
Mapcode Global: WH846.ZJJL
Entry Name: 18, 18a, 20 and 20a, Brock Street
Listing Date: 13 March 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1194934
English Heritage Legacy ID: 383055
Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Lancaster
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD4761NE BROCK STREET
1685-1/7/21 (South side)
Nos.18, 18A, 20 AND 20A
Pair of houses, now shops with flats above. Early C19.
Sandstone ashlar in narrow courses, with random rubble on
sides and back. Slate roof. T-plan: double-depth front range
with a 2-storey rear wing placed centrally, with tall
square-headed staircase windows in each re-entrant angle. 3
storeys above cellars and 3 bays, the central bay above the
paired doorways having glazed blind windows with glazing bars.
The doorways and windows have plain stone surrounds.
The ground floor has 2 shop fronts of c1900, each with a
central doorway set back between flat shop windows whose inner
corners have a quadrant-shaped plan. The shop windows have
plate glass below and 2 rows of small square panes above.
Between the shop fronts a flight of 7 stone steps with nosings
leads up to the paired front door surround. The doors have 6
vertical panels, the lower ones fielded and the upper ones
glazed. On the first floor the right-hand window has a 4-pane
sash. The left-hand window has a tripartite stone surround
with glazing bar sashes and is possibly a later C19
alteration. Both second floor windows have 9-pane sashes.
HISTORY: Marked on Jonathan Binns' map of Lancaster, published
Listing NGR: SD4781161558
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