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1, Queen Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0463 / 54°2'46"N

Longitude: -2.8013 / 2°48'4"W

OS Eastings: 347627

OS Northings: 461439

OS Grid: SD476614

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWN.98

Mapcode Global: WH846.YK6F

Entry Name: 1, Queen Street

Listing Date: 18 February 1970

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383269

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

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

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Listing Text


LANCASTER

SD4761SE QUEEN STREET
1685-1/8/237 (East side)
18/02/70 No.1

GV II

House, now offices. Late C18 with later C19 alterations.
Sandstone ashlar with rendered rubble to side, and slate roof.
Double-depth plan with rear wings to left and right.
Original main facade faces north and is of 2 storeys and 5
bays and has sashed windows without glazing bars. The ground
floor has been altered and has 2 large canted bay windows,
each with a cornice and blocking course and with 2 tall lights
facing forwards. Between them, in the central bay, is a
window; the 1845 OS map shows a door in this position. Eaves
cornice below the gutter. Chimneys to left and right.
The right-hand return wall faces Queen Street and contains the
present doorway, probably inserted in the late C19. It has a
stone surround with elliptical arch and keystone and contains
a doorway with side lights and an overlight. On the 1st floor
there is a tripartite window with stone surround, and above a
small sash. To the right is the 3-bay facade of the rear wing.
INTERIOR: contains later C19 mahogany stair with slim turned
balusters.


Listing NGR: SD4762761439

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