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19 and 20, Load Street, Bewdley

Description: 19 and 20, Load Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 156791

OS Grid Reference: SO7859975307
OS Grid Coordinates: 378599, 275307
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3754, -2.3158

Location: B4190, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2AE

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

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (south side)

13/146 Nos 19 and 20



House, now two shops and two flats. Early C17 refronted early C18 with
some mid-C19 and late C20 alterations. Timber-frame clad in brick with
slate roof, central stack. Three storeys, dentilled brick cornice, five
windows: boxed glazing bar sashes, painted rubbed brick heads with key-
stones; second floor: similar with 9-pane sashes, that to centre and to
right blind; ground floor: flat canopy across whole front, passage to
left hand corner has a plain wooden architrave and an early C18 boarded
door, shop front to left (no 19) is pilastered with multi-pane window,
entrance to left has wooden architrave, 2-pane overlight, half-glazed
door; shop front to right (no 20) is symmetrical with two plate glass
windows flanking a central recessed entrance with half-glazed door. To
rear there is exposed timber-framing with carved decoration and quadrant
decorative braces to square panels. Interior (of no 20): open well stair-
case with turned balusters from first floor.

Listing NGR: SO7859975307

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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