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Number 1 and 2 (Including Number 79 Welch Gate), Bewdley

Description: Number 1 and 2 (Including Number 79 Welch Gate)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 156848

OS Grid Reference: SO7843275272
OS Grid Coordinates: 378432, 275272
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3751, -2.3182

Location: B4190, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2AY

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

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SW BEWDLEY CP SANDY BANK (south side)

12/200 Nos 1 and 2 (including
former No 79 Welch Gate)


Part of house, now two houses. Probably late C15, refronted late C18 with
late C20 alterations. Timber-frame clad in brick with tile roof. Three
bays of four-bay timber-framed building, the fourth bay forming No 80 Welch
Gate (qv). One storey with attic lit by four gabled dormers, ground floor:
two polygonal oriels; former central entrance blocked with 4-centred brick
arch, flanked by two entrances, to left entrance has a segmental head and a
C20 ledged and boarded door, to right entrance has a half-glazed C20 door.
Framing: visible internally, roof trusses have struts to collar, clasped
purlins and curved wind-braces, curved tension braces to ground floor of
trusses. (S Price, 1973, "79 - 80 Welch Gate/1 - 2 Sandy Bank, Bewdley",
Worcestershire Archaeology and Local History Newsletter, No 13, p 3).

Listing NGR: SO7843275272

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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