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Prospect House The Old Schoolhouse, Bishop's Castle

Description: Prospect House The Old Schoolhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 256921

OS Grid Reference: SO3249989032
OS Grid Coordinates: 332499, 289032
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4950, -2.9957

Location: 1 B4385, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5DA

Locality: Bishop's Castle
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY9 5DA

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Listing Text

SO 3289 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. BULL LANE (north-east side)

11/17 The Old Schoolhouse
- (formerly listed as
Prospect House)

- II

House. Early to mid-C18, refaced and extended in early C19. Stuccoed
limestone rubble with slate roof, hipped to right. L-plan. 2 storeys
and attic. End stacks, that to right external; central late C19
flat-topped dormer with 3-light casement. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes;
central 6 flush-panelled door with flanking panelled pilaster strips
and side-lights, and segmental radial fanlight over all. Interior:
early to mid-C18 staircase rising 2 storeys, 3-flights per storey
with landings and square well, turned balusters,moulded handrail and
square newel posts. Surviving deeds in possession of occupier (July

Listing NGR: SO3249989032

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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