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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1297274

Location

2, ALBERT STREET
4-18, VICTORIA PLACE

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaCarlisleDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Jun-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Apr-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 386885

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History

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Details

CARLISLE

NY4056SW VICTORIA PLACE 671-1/8/283 (North side) 01/06/49 Nos.4-18 (Even) and railings (Formerly Listed as: VICTORIA PLACE (North side) Nos.2-18 (Even))

GV II*

Includes: No.2 ALBERT STREET. 3errace of 9 houses (one on the return), now offices, club and house. 1852-4. Calciferous sandstone ashlar on moulded plinth, with string course, cornice and dwarf parapet. Graduated slate roof with some skylights and C20 boxed dormers; shared ridge brick chimney stacks, partly rebuilt or heightened. 2 storeys, 3 bays each, except No.2 Albert Street which is 2-bay. Right and left paired doorways have panelled door and overlights, up steps, in prostyle Ionic porches. Sash windows, most with glazing bars in plain stone reveals over recessed aprons. Cellar windows under ground-floor windows, the voids of No.12 and No.18 with cast-iron patterned railings. No.12 has door replaced by sash window, but within porch. The end of the terrace Nos 16 and 18 project slightly from the rest of the terrace and have a central raised parapet panel to echo the facade of No.2 at the other end. 2-bay return of No.18 is on Albert Street and continues as No.2 Albert Street with right panelled door and overlight in pilastered surround. Sash windows in plain reveals. Railed cellar void carried round from No.18. INTERIORS not inspected. See description of Nos 3-17 for further details. This terrace is not on the 1851 census, but appears on Asquith's Survey of Carlisle 1853. The Carlisle Journal (1852) records the finding of Roman remains in digging foundations for houses. The deeds for No.4, listing the builder, plasterer and joiner, are dated July 1854. No.12 formerly listed on 13.11.72. (Carlisle Journal: 28 May 1852).

Listing NGR: NY4031856035

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National Grid Reference: NY 40318 56035

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