Survey Data

Reg No

20512610


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Artistic


Original Use

Office


In Use As

Office


Date

1905 - 1915


Coordinates

167891, 72164


Date Recorded

02/10/1995


Date Updated

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Description

Corner-sited end-of-terrace seven-bay three-storey commercial building, built c. 1910. Pitched slate roof with red brick chimneystacks and moulded limestone eaves course. Red brick walls to upper floors with limestone dressings, including string courses, moulded sills, and carved lintels. Red brick pilasters with limestone dressings to first floor. Timber sash windows to upper floor openings. Shopfronts to ground floor comprising of ashlar limestone pilasters, with carved limestone entablature and consoles above, retaining original timber fixed windows and pairs of timber glazed doors. Segmental-arched door opening to ground floor with timber panelled door and glazed fanlight, flanked by polished stone columns with carved limestone bases and capitals, having carved limestone consoles and entablature above.

Appraisal

Architectural design and detail are apparent in the form and construction of this building. The variety of materials utilised in it's construction, such as the red brick and carved limestone add colour and textural variation to the streetscape. The building retains many interesting features and materials, such as the timber sash windows, carved limestone shopfronts and pairs of timber glazed doors. The elaborate door surround to the segmental-arched opening is a particularly well executed and notable features of the building.