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8 AND 10, LOWER BRIDGE STREET

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: 8 AND 10, LOWER BRIDGE STREET

List entry Number: 1376293

Location

8 AND 10, LOWER BRIDGE STREET

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

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Jul-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Aug-1998

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 470288

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CHESTER CITY (IM)

SJ4066SE LOWER BRIDGE STREET 595-1/4/231 (West side) 28/07/55 Nos.8 AND 10 (Formerly Listed as: LOWER BRIDGE STREET (West side) No 6 & Nos 8 & 10)

GV II

Shop and accommodation, now storage. 1886. By EA Ould on site of small shop and small cottage. Painted brick and timber framing with plaster panels; grey slate roof, ridge parallel with front. 2 storeys. The shopfront has small-pane recessed central door under timber Tudor arch, with Tudor-arched shop window to each side. Brick end-piers with stone and brick corbels to jetty. The second storey has small-framing with herringbone braces; two 6-light mullioned and leaded casements; 2 front gables, their roofs lying against the main roof, have small framing with a row of quadrant-braced panels and, above, herringbone bracing. A shaped chimney of brown brick behind the ridge. The back has 2 adjoining rear wings with no visible features of special interest. INTERIOR: no known cellar. The first storey has no visible features of special interest. The second storey shows the former Row walk archway of sandstone from The Falcoln Inn (qv) a corner flue in south-east corner of the middle north room; a king-post truss. HISTORICAL NOTE: "..Plan and elevation by Mr Ould for the property lying between the Falcoln Cocoa House and White Bear Inn... approved." (Committee Minutes: Chester City Council: 4/6/1886).





Listing NGR: SJ4056566054

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40565 66054

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