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35 and 36, Load Street, Bewdley

Description: 35 and 36, Load Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 156782

OS Grid Reference: SO7852675301
OS Grid Coordinates: 378526, 275301
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3753, -2.3168

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 (south side)

13/138 Nos 35 and 36



House, now two shops and flats. Early C17, cased 1722, with mid-C19 and
some mid-C20 alterations. Timber-frame clad in rendered brick with tile
roof. Three storeys, brick coped verges and parapet, bands to first and
second floors, central lead drain pipe with decorative rainwater head
inscribed "1722/ LR"; four windows: 4-pane boxed sashes; second floor:
as first floor; ground floor: central passage entered by partially glazed
door, shop front to left: pilastered with brackets to cornice, recessed
central entrance with 2-leaf half-glazed door flanked by a 3-pane window
each side; shop to right: flat canopy over 3-pane shop window, with
entrance to right which has a half-glazed door and overlight. Interior:
first floor front room of no 35 has an elaborate plaster ceiling of six
panels, four of which retain their decorative scheme, probably early C17;
the beams are also plastered; the staircase has a moulded handrail and
pierced carved balusters.

Listing NGR: SO7852675301

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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