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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: 1375811

Location

117, FOREGATE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jul-1998

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 469790

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History

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Details

CHESTER CITY (EM)

SJ4166 FOREGATE STREET 1932-1/6/120 (North side) No.117

GV II

Shop and accommodation. 1889. By John Douglas. For the first Duke of Westminster. Converted and attached to adjoining new offices 1990 by Stananought. Ruabon red brick with stone dressings and blue brick diapering; red clay tile roof. With No.113 Foregate Street (qv), expressed as a lodge to Parker's Buildings Foregate Street (qv). The front to ground floor refaced 1990; flush sandstone bands to upper storeys; attached stone shaft to each side of central windows; the first floor has a 3-light mullioned and transomed casement with a 1-light transomed casement to each side. The second floor has a 3-light casement. Shaped front gable with moulded cornice and finial. The left side to the forecourt of No.115, Parker's Buildings, has sandstone quoins, stone-mullioned and transomed windows, 2 projecting shaped gables and 2 chimneys with detached circular spiral-moulded flues of shaped Ruabon bricks. Near the rear corner a 9-panel door on strap hinges in case dated 1889. Rear gable with projecting chimney. The right side is built against. INTERIOR not inspected. (Hubbard E: The Work of John Douglas: London: 1991-: 167, 258, 259).







Listing NGR: SJ4104866454

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Hubbard, E - Title: The Work of John Douglas - Date: 1991 - Page References: 167, 258-9

National Grid Reference: SJ 41048 66454

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