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The Lees (Flats)

A Grade II Listed Building in Fylde, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7364 / 53°44'11"N

Longitude: -2.9577 / 2°57'27"W

OS Eastings: 336923

OS Northings: 427095

OS Grid: SD369270

Mapcode National: GBR 7TS7.GB

Mapcode Global: WH85P.JBSY

Entry Name: The Lees (Flats)

Listing Date: 13 January 1971

Last Amended: 15 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385248

Location: Fylde, Lancashire, FY8

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Town: Fylde

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Lytham St Anne's

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lytham St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


LYTHAM ST ANNES

SD3627SE CENTRAL BEACH, Lytham
621-1/6/32 (North side)
13/01/71 Nos.17 AND 18
The Lees (flats)
(Formerly Listed as:
EAST BEACH, Lytham
(North side)
Nos.17 AND 18)

GV II

Pair of marine villas, now both subdivided into flats.
c.1845-60, altered.
Red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings and slate
roof. Double-pile plan under 2-span roof, with individual back
extensions. Jacobethan style. Two storeys and 2+2 windows,
formerly symmetrical, with gabled wings breaking forwards and
linked at ground floor by a loggia across the main range; with
a plinth, quoins, weathered 1st-floor sillband, wing gables
and intermediate gablets with cusped bargeboards and obelisk
finials (missing from No.17).
The loggia, of brick and sandstone ashlar, has a continuous
cavetto-moulded and weathered band and a stone parapet; that
part to No.17 has pilasters framing an opening which has C20
fenestration, and that part to No.18 has a large rectangular
window with quoined surround, and lowered sill to make french
windows. Above the loggia, each has a 3-light casement under a
gablet.
The wing to No.17 has an early C20 stone 2-storey canted bay
window; that to No.18 has a recent 2-storey triangular bay
window of lead and wood. Two-span roof with 3 ridge chimneys.
Return walls have side wings, variously altered. Forms part of
a noteworthy mid-C19 seaside development of villas and
boarding houses.


Listing NGR: SD3692327095

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