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62 and 62a, Load Street, Bewdley

Description: 62 and 62a, Load Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 156769

OS Grid Reference: SO7859875351
OS Grid Coordinates: 378598, 275351
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3758, -2.3158

Location: B4190, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2AP

Locality: Bewdley
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY12 2AP

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (north side)

13/125 No 62 and 62A
(formerly listed as No 62)


House, now two shops and flats. Early C17 with mid-C18, mid-C19 and some
late C20 alterations. Timber-frame with rendered infill and machine tile
roof. Four storeys, modillioned cornice, second and third floors jettied;
two windows: square bays rising from first to second floor with 3-light
casements on first floor, 2-light casements on the second floor; third floor:
2-light casements; ground floor: pilastered shop front with scroll brackets
to blind box, two plate glass windows, entrances recessed in centre with
glazed doors (no 62 to left, 62A to right). Passage to right is a part of
this building with a stuccoed facade above of four storeys with 8-pane sashes
to first and second floor, and a single-light casement to third floor; door
has four raised and fielded panels. Framing: highly decorative with console
brackets to jetties, quadrant braces to framing, two square panels high on
first and second floor, on third floor, two square panels high with quatre-
foils in panels, raised in C18 with framing a single rectangular panel high.
Rear wall has exposed square framing and two gables.

Listing NGR: SO7859875351

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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