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Description: 59 and 60, Load Street
Date Listed: 2 October 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 156767
OS Grid Reference: SO7858375348
OS Grid Coordinates: 378583, 275348
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3758, -2.3160
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SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (north side)
13/123 Nos 59 and 60
Probably two houses, now two shops, house and flats. Probably early C17,
refronted mid-C18 with mid-C19 and some mid-C20 alterations. Timber-frame
clad in brick with tile roof. No 60 has the shops on the street front,
with a passage at the right-hand corner called "No Road", leading to no 59
Load Street which is attached to the rear of no 60. Four storeys, dentilled
brick cornice, three windows: 16-pane sash to left, and two glazing bar
sashes with stone sills and plastered wedge lintels; second floor: as first
floor; third floor; two single-light casements to left, then a boarded door
and lastly to right a blind window; ground floor: two shop fronts, to left
C20 is pilastered with shallow bow window, half-glazed door to right; shop
front to right larger, C19, has pilasters with scroll brackets to blind
box, central half-glazed door flanked by multi-pane shop windows; to
right-hand corner entrance to "No Road". Rear wall of no 60 has band to
first flor, dog tooth band to second floor which also has a square label
to a blocked window. A rear wing joins no 60 to no 59, which spans "No
Road", and includes some C17 timber-framing. Framing of no 60 visible in
passageway, including evidence for first floor jetty.
Listing NGR: SO7858375348
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Source: English Heritage
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