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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: DEE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1375862

Location

DEE HOUSE, LITTLE ST JOHN 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: 10-Jan-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 469841

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CHESTER CITY (EM)

SJ4066 LITTLE ST JOHN STREET 1932-1/6/184 (South side (off)) 10/01/72 Dee House

GV II

Detached house, later Ursuline convent school, now offices. Mid C18 altered mid C19. Stone-dressed brick and blue-brick-dressed brick; slate roofs. 3 storeys. 5-window central block; projecting 4-window wing right; left wing replaced by Gothic Revival chapel wing. Door of 4 fielded panels in bolection case of painted stone; overlight and ground floor windows boarded over. Windows have moulded sills and gauged-brick flat arches with conical keystones; rusticated quoins; first floor band; flush 12-pane sashes; second floor band; 12-pane sashes; moulded cornice below panelled brick parapet with corner stones and moulded stone coping. A rainwater pipe and moulded lead head; 3 brick chimneys. Grey slate roof. The chapel wing c1860 has hipped right bay and main chapel bay with front gable. Grouped lancets with blue brick relieving arches. The chapel forms the middle storey of the wing. The roof is banded grey and purple slates; cross-finial on apex of hip to right bay. INTERIOR not inspected. Building vacant at time of survey (June 1992).





Listing NGR: SJ4081766116

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40816 66112

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