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24-30, Whitburn Street, Bridgnorth

Description: 24-30, Whitburn Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 255083

OS Grid Reference: SO7142993196
OS Grid Coordinates: 371429, 293196
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5359, -2.4226

Location: Whitburn Street, Bridgnorth, Shropshire WV16 4QN

Locality: Bridgnorth
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV16 4QN

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Listing Text

In the entry for


(north side)
Nos 24-30 (inclusive)

The description shall be amended to read:

Row of 7 cottages. Nos 24 and 25 of late C17 refaced c.1840; Nos 26-30 of early
C18 refronted early C19. Nos 24 and
25 are timber-framed, faced in mid C19 Broseley brick; Nos. 26-30 of squared and
coursed sandstone refronted in red brown brick; gabled old plain tile roof;
C18/early C19 rear ridge stacks, large rear lateral stack to Nos. 24 and 25 of
late C17 brick with mid C19 brick flue. Each cottage of 2-room plan. 2 storeys;
8-window range. Segmental header arches over late C19/early C20 half-glazed doors
and over tall C20 ground-floor windows, except early C19 two-light cross casement
to No 26; dentilled brick eaves, broken by C20 two-light casements except early
C19 to Nos 26, 29 and 30. Nos 24 and 25 have cambered brick arches over C20
doors, large C20 window to No 25 and 12-pane sash to No 24; first floor has 9-pane
sash to No. 24 and C20 window to No . 25. C19/C20 extensions to rear. Interior:
chamfered spine beam and blocked open fireplace to No. 29, chamfered spine beam to
No. 28, Nos 24 and 25 have exposed timber frame, stop-chamfered beams and joists,
and late C17 floorboards; C17 plank door beneath stairs, blocked open fireplace
with late C17 moulded mantleshelf to No. 24.


The following buildings shall be included:

(North Side)

SO 79 SW 2/285 Nos 24-30 (inclusive)



Row of 7 cottages. Early C19 with C17 origins. Red brown brick (No 29
whitewashed) with plain-tile roof and brick rear ridge and rear lateral
stacks. Plinth and brick dentil eaves. Squared stone walling visible to
rear. 2 storeys. 8-window range in all of 2-light casements with sashes to
Nos 24 and 25. 9-pane shop window to No 30, wood cross window to No 25, and
12-pane sash to No 24. Part-glazed doors up steps, but C20 door to No 25 and
4-panel door to No 24. Brick cambered arches to ground floor. Rears have
various lean-to extensions. No 29 has massive chamfered spine beam and
blocked open fireplace and No 28 noted as having similar beam. Other
interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO7142993196

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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