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Beaconsfield Terrace, Oswestry Rural

Description: Beaconsfield Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 255669

OS Grid Reference: SJ2880728032
OS Grid Coordinates: 328807, 328032
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8451, -3.0585

Location: B5069, Oswestry Rural, Shropshire SY10 9PE

Locality: Oswestry Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9PE

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Listing Text


5/192 Beaconsfield Terrace


Terrace of 6 cottages. Circa 1800 with later alterations. Red brick, slate
roof. Deep plan. 2 storeys, part dentilled and part toothed eaves cornice;
original fenestration pattern, windows to left and right of central
paired entrances to each pair of cottages, 16-paned glazing bar sashes with
gauged heads and stone cills, those to third cottage from left replaced
with late C20 top-hung casements at time of re-survey (July 1985);
plain pedimented wooden doorcases to each cottage, except third from
left which has no doorcase and late C20 half-glazed door, although only
right-hand pair retains original 6-panel doors; 2 prominent red brick
stacks in roof slope to front with similar stacks behind and integral
stacks to each gable end (again in front of ridge) also repeated behind.
Forms a good roadside group with Morda Mill (q.v.) and the near-contemporary
buildings of Morda House (now largely demolished but q.v. under Morda
Hall and Nightingale Wing of former Morda Hospital) opposite.

Listing NGR: SJ2880728032

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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