21 incredible retro pictures of Preston’s historic listed buildings, from the Harris Institute to churches

Behind it’s increasingly-modern facade, Preston remains a city steeped in rich history.

Boasting some of the oldest structures in the North West, the city has quite the past, as demonstrated by the number of listed buildings across Preston and the surrounding areas. And so here are some of the area’s most outstanding examples – both Grade I and Grade II listed buildings – which have garnered special interest over the decades for their unique histories. Each has quite the story to tell...

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