Description: 38, Cornmarket Street
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245407
OS Grid Reference: SP5126106348
OS Grid Coordinates: 451261, 206348
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7535, -1.2588
1. CORNMARKET STREET
SP 5106 SW 8/290 12.1.54.
Shop. RCHM 106. On the South-East corner of St Michael's Street. Formerly
the Plough Inn. Restored and mainly rebuilt but originally C17 (It was once
dated 1665 on the front window). 2-storeyed timber-framed with a high attic
gable. In the 1st floor is a 6-light casement window with a modillioned
cornice above it surmounted by 2 small gables. The ground floor has a modern
shop front "in keeping". Brown tiled roof. The North side is a modern reconstruction
and has modern gables, in each of which is a 6-light wood mullioned window,
with returns, and supported on brackets and having a moulded cornice. A
good restoration of an old house and thus its present appearance is worth
preservation. Interior. Retains a stone fireplace on the 1st f_oor on
Nos 38 to 42 (consec) form a group.
Listing NGR: SP5125906348
Source: English Heritage
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