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Description: 26, High Street
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 187929
OS Grid Reference: SK3334312104
OS Grid Coordinates: 433343, 312104
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7056, -1.5079
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MEASHAM HIGH STREET
SK 31 SW
4/39 (North Side)
Canal warehouse, now shop of c1800. Red brick - Measham gobs - with
brick dentilled eaves and gable band and roof of C20 tiles. Front of
2 storeys: rear of 3. Painted front has 3 recessed half round openings
with C20 windows above, long central fascia, and below a recessed central
door in a former now altered giant arch with C20 windows either side. Left
end abuts line of former canal which went under street at this point. Here
a recessed giant arch with original 3 blank recessed windows, ground and
1st floor cambered lintels, 2nd floor round arched. Rear has recessed central
arch and 3 2nd floor renewed windows with cambered lintels and C 20 brick
flat-roofed extension. Ground floor right a large blocked arch originally
serving as direct access to wharf. House to right forming part of No. 26 of
lesser interest. This warehouse and Nos. 39-43 exactly opposite were
originally designed as mirror images and constitute a noteworthy group.
Listing NGR: SK3334312104
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Source: English Heritage
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