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40, Load Street, Bewdley

Description: 40, Load Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 156780

OS Grid Reference: SO7850275302
OS Grid Coordinates: 378502, 275302
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3753, -2.3172

Location: B4194, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2AS

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

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (north side)
SO 7875 SW

12/136 No 40



House, now shop. Early C17, clad late C18, raised mid-C20. Timber-frame
clad in brick with flat roof. Three storeys, stone coped parapet; 3 + 2
windows: glazing bar sashes with plastered wedge lintels and stone sills
(portion to right set back by about two metres); second floor: windows
similar with concrete lintels; ground floor: entrance to left hand corner
to passage has a C17 boarded door with wrought iron spikes to the top and
strap hinges; shop front: pilastered with scroll brackets to dentilled
cornice, central entrance to shop has an overlight and a 2-leaf half-
glazed door flanked by plate glass windows; to right recessed portion has
a plate glass window under stone wedge lintel. Interior: exposed beams
of C17 building, including console bracket to jetty visible in passage-
way. There is some reset small square panelling with frieze on the first

Listing NGR: SO7850275302

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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