Black Horse, Preston

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The Black Horse
The Black Horse Friargate Preston.jpg
The Black Horse is located in Preston city centre
The Black Horse
The Black Horse
Location in Preston city centre
General information
Type Public house
Address 166 Friargate
Town or city Preston, Lancashire
Country England
Coordinates 53°45′35″N 2°42′04″W / 53.7598°N 2.7011°W / 53.7598; -2.7011Coordinates: 53°45′35″N 2°42′04″W / 53.7598°N 2.7011°W / 53.7598; -2.7011
Completed 1898
Technical details
Material Red brick with sandstone dressings
Floor count 3
Design and construction
Architect J A Seward
Listed Building – Grade II
Official name The Black Horse Hotel
Designated 31 December 1987
Reference no. 1217882

The Black Horse is a Grade II listed public house at 166 Friargate, Preston, Lancashire PR1 2EJ.[1]

The bar in the Black Horse

It is on the Campaign for Real Ale's National Inventory of Historic Pub Interiors.[2]

It was built in 1898, and the architect was J. A. Seward, for the Atlas Brewery Company of Manchester.[1]

The Black Horse is currently owned by Robinsons Brewery.


  1. ^ a b Historic England. "Black Horse, Preston (1217882)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  2. ^ Brandwood, Geoff (2013). Britain's best real heritage pubs. St. Albans: CAMRA. p. 56. ISBN 9781852493042.