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1, Load Street, Bewdley

Description: 1, Load Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 156806

OS Grid Reference: SO7870375390
OS Grid Coordinates: 378703, 275390
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3761, -2.3143

Location: Severn Side S, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2AF

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

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (south side)

13/161 No 1



Includes No 1 Severn Side South.
House, now shops and restaurant. Early C18 with mid-C19 and some late C20
alterations. Brick with hipped tile roof. Four storeys, elaborately moulded
brick cornice; three windows: plate glass boxed sashes with segmental heads,
some to second floor, to third floor the windows are shorter, and central
window blind; ground floor: bowed shop front with pilasters and dentilled
cornice, central entrance with two-leaf half-glazed door, a 3-pane shop
window each side; Severn Side South front: four storeys, moulded string to
first and second floors; four windows: two canted oriels to left (formerly
sashes with segmental heads), two to right blind with segmental windows;
second floor: wooden cross-window to left, a 3-light casement and two
boxed plate glass sashes to right, all with segmental heads; third floor:
2-light casement to left, then a 3-light casement, two blocked windows to
right; ground floor: three windows: two 2-light C20 casements to left, 3-
light C20 casement to right of these, with entrance between which has a
wooden architrave. and a half-glazed door; to right of 3-light casement
another entrance;leading to restaurant, at right-hand corner a former
shop window blocked, with an inset moulded wooden architrave and 4-panelled
door. Interior: stair to restaurant is an open well staircase with ramped
and moulded hand rail, turned balusters and closed string.

Listing NGR: SO7870275389

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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