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1, Church Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Oswestry

Description: 1, Church Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255493

OS Grid Reference: SJ2906229597
OS Grid Coordinates: 329062, 329597
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8592, -3.0550

Location: 1 B5069, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2SU

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 2SU

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Listing Text


14/25 Nos. 1 and 3


House, now shops. C17, re-modelled 1707 (datestone), extended early C19
with considerable later additions and alterations, chiefly of late C20.
Rendered timber frame and brick, slate roof. Hall and cross-wing
with early C19 hip-roofed projection added at right-angles to left of
hall range. 2 storeys with toothed eaves cornice to C19 projection;
gable of cross-wing has late C20 casements to first floor and
contemporary shop front below, late C20 shop front also to C19 projection;
tall rendered ridge stack to right of able. Passageway to right has
chamfered spine beams. Datestone P
to gable which also has ornamental I E
wrought-iron bracket for former 1707
shop sign. Interior: former rear
wall of gable has richly moulded
bressumer with run-out stops sawn off to left to provide space for late
C20 staircase; exposed purlins and wall-posts to first floor of gable
but roof trusses plastered over at time of re-survey (August 1985).

Listing NGR: SJ2906529586

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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