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Co-Operative Shop, Warkworth

Description: Co-Operative Shop

Grade: II
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

Location: Bridge Street, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0UR

Locality: Warkworth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0UR

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Listing Text

(East side)

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

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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