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70 and 71, Load Street, Bewdley

Description: 70 and 71, Load Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 156776

OS Grid Reference: SO7866075388
OS Grid Coordinates: 378660, 275388
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3761, -2.3149

Location: B4190, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2AW

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

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (north side)

13/132 Nos 70 and 71
(formerly listed as No 70)


House, now shop and offices. Mid-C18 with some mid-C19 alterations, restored
1969. Brick with hipped tile roof, gable end stacks; three storeys:
modillioned stone cornice, advanced quoined and pedimented central bay;
1 + 2 + 1 windows; outer windows Venetian, each with central Gothick glazed
sash flanked by 8-pane sashes under heads with rusticated voussoirs, central
two windows are boxed glazing bar sashes with stepped voussoirs to flat
arched heads; second floor: as first floor, but 9-pane sashes to centre, and
Venetian windows similarly reduced; ground floor: to left-hand side window to
right: boxed glazing bar sash, to left half-glazed door under blind overlight,
both with stepped voussoirs to flat arched head, to central bay a moulded
wooden cornice over two entrances, one slightly off-centre left is flanked
by 4-pane sashes, and has a 2-pane overlight and half-glazed door, to right
corner an entrance with moulded architrave, 3-pane overlight and half-glazed
door; to right: boxed glazing bar sash to left, entrance to right has 3-pane
overlight and half-glazed door; both have stepped voussoirs to flat arches.

Listing NGR: SO7866075388

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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