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55, Willow Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Oswestry

Description: 55, Willow Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255602

OS Grid Reference: SJ2887229766
OS Grid Coordinates: 328872, 329766
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8607, -3.0579

Location: Willow Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1AQ

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 1AQ

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Listing Text

(south-west side)

13/128 Nos. 53 and 55


House, latterly divided into 2 shops, with right-hand part now reverted
to domestic accomodation. Early C19 with later additions and alterations.
Red brick, slate roof with ridge stack to centre. 3 storeys; 2-window
front, glazing bar sashes with gauged heads (16-paned to first floor);
late C20 shop front to left and late C20 sash window and door to right.
Full-height hip-roofed projection at right-angles to rear. No. 55 was
the birthplace of the composer, Sir Henry Walford Davies [Master of
the King's Music (1939-41)] in 1869 (plaque).

Listing NGR: SJ2886229764

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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