Description: Co-Operative Shop
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237198
OS Grid Reference: NU2471506091
OS Grid Coordinates: 424715, 606091
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3482, -1.6118
NU 2406 WARKWORTH DIAL PLACE
21/307 Co-operative Shop
Co-operative shop, second quarter of C20. Tooled ashlar; red tile roof.
Irregular 3-fronted plan on corner site. South-facing front 2 storeys, 3
bays: ground floor has attached columns, paired at ends, carrying moulded
wooden fascia and cornice; central half-glazed double doors flanked by metal-
framed shop windows. Three 12-pane sash windows above; moulded eaves cornice.
Hipped roof with corniced ridge stack. Right return (to Bridge Street)
similar except for wood-framed shop window in place of centre doors; right
end stack. 4-bay left return (to Dial Place), with 1st-floor sill band, shows
part-glazed door in 2nd bay and 12-pane sash in blind doorway to right;
boarded double doors, with 8-pane overlight, at left end and blind shop
window at right end; 12-pane sashes above except for slatted window at left
end; moulded eaves cornice. Single-storey section to far left is part of No.
20 Dial Place (q.v.).
A good example of a small inter-war Co-op building well designed to fit a
site of special importance.
Listing NGR: NU2471306098
Source: English Heritage
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