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Description: 23, West St Helen Street
Date Listed: 27 April 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 250546
OS Grid Reference: SU4965396960
OS Grid Coordinates: 449653, 196960
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6692, -1.2834
The following building shall be included:
5354 WEST ST.HELEN STREET
SU 4996 1/408 No 23
House, now shop and flat. Probably late C16 altered and extended late C18/early
C19 and C20. Timber-frame with rendered and colourwashed brick infill and
plain-tile roof with brick rear ridge and lateral stacks. 2 storeys. 2-window
range of 12-pane sashes. On ground floor are 2 C20 shop windows, central glazed
door and 4-panel door to right. 2 later timber-framed wings to rear, one with
tripartite sash and fragment of framing visible. Interior reported as retaining
timber framing in 2 bays to original front range including jowled posts, tie-
beam trusses with arched braces and curved wind braces. Some original purlins
and rafters probably also remain.
Listing NGR: SU4965396960
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Source: English Heritage
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