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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: K4 TELEPHONE KIOSK NORTH OF RAILWAY BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1253575

Location

K4 TELEPHONE KIOSK NORTH OF RAILWAY BRIDGE, CHURCH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityFrodsham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436820

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

FRODSHAM C.P CHURCH STREET SJ 57 NW 518 779 (West Side) 2/146 K4 Telephone kiosk, north of Railway Bridge II Telephone kiosk type K4 designed 1927 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott. Cast iron, with glazed door and glazed sides, all with small panes of Georgian proportion. Letter-box and 2 pre-decimal coinage stamp machines in rear of kiosk are an integral part of the design, with bracket for lamp, now removed, over. A rare and well preserved example of the "Giant" telephone kiosk, substantially larger than succeeding designs and incorporating postal facilities.

Listing NGR: SJ5176177841

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National Grid Reference: SJ 51761 77841

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