Survey Data

Reg No

21518020


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Artistic


Original Use

Shop/retail outlet


In Use As

Shop/retail outlet


Date

1840 - 1880


Coordinates

157786, 156763


Date Recorded

04/05/2005


Date Updated

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Description

Attached three-bay three-storey building, built c. 1860, with shopfront inserted at ground level. Pitched gabled natural slate roof behind parapet wall. Walls faced in red brick laid in Flemish bond with rendered quoins. Square-headed window openings with moulded architrave surrounds and corniced sill course to second floor. Camber-headed window openings to first floor with moulded architrave surrounds and scrolls to the base. One-over-one timber sash windows throughout. Traditional style modern timber shopfront with central display windows flanked by square-headed door openings, limestone step to east door opening. Large panelled pilaster to either end with oversized scrolled console brackets joined by a modillion enriched fascia. Interior retains an original floor plan, original timber staircase, window boxes and joinery.

Appraisal

A formal Victorian building which, due to its height and good condition, holds a prominence on this side of Roches Street. The combination of the architrave surrounds, the corniced sill courses and the red brick combine to add artistic interest to the fa├žade.