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The Emporium, Winchcombe

Description: The Emporium

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 134046

OS Grid Reference: SP0255528333
OS Grid Coordinates: 402555, 228333
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9535, -1.9642

Location: 14 High Street, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire GL54 5LJ

Locality: Winchcombe
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 5LJ

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Listing Text

(north west side)
The Emporium
- II

House and shop in row. Early C19. Fine limestone ashlar with 4 Doric
pilasters to moulded entablature and parapet, the pilasters with bases cur-
tailed by large continuous shop fascia; Welsh slate roof, some areas tiled.
Two storeys, 1:3:2-windowed, sashes with glazing bars, in reveals, but in
bay 3 the opening blank. Full width shop front between consoled pilasters
to plate glass C19 windows with central recessed glazed C19 door, and, far
left, panelled, part glazed door with vertical plain light over. This
lower part is characteristic of the large display windows used by general
hardware stores in the later C19, but it does spoil the finer composition
of the upper floor.

Listing NGR: SP0255228336

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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