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Old Cobblers Shop and Adjoining Two Dwellings About 50 Yards South East of the Church of St James, Wigmore

Description: Old Cobblers Shop and Adjoining Two Dwellings About 50 Yards South East of the Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150240

OS Grid Reference: SO4133369030
OS Grid Coordinates: 341333, 269030
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3162, -2.8620

Location: Castle Street, Wigmore, County of Herefordshire HR6 9UD

Locality: Wigmore
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 9UD

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Listing Text

SO 4069 - 4169
8/61 Old Cobblers Shop and
adjoining two dwellings
about 50 yards south-east
of the Church of St James

Former cobblers shop and two dwellings, now one house. C17 with mid-C19 and
mid-C20 alterations. Timber-framed with painted brick and rendered infill
on C20 brick base at east end. Slate roof, raised on south side. Five framed
bays aligned east/west, two external rubble chimneys with offsets and brick
stacks to south elevation. Single storey and attic (roof raised to two-
storey height on south elevation). North front elevation: cobblers shop
occupied eastern end and has three multi-paned C19 windows; beneath the
central and right window is a large folding shelf and there is a segmental-
shaped sign above the windows. Elsewhere there is a C20 single-light case-
ment, a 3-light casement and a 3-light C19 casement. C20 gabled timber
porch with square side lights and C20 door adjoins second bay from eastern
end. Also C19 ledged and battened door at eastern end. Lean-to C20 addition
at east end of rear elevation. Interior has stop-chamfered main ceiling beams.
(RCHM, Herefs, Vol III, p 210, item 14).

Listing NGR: SO4133369030

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Source: English Heritage

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