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25 and 27, Church Street, Bishop's Castle

Description: 25 and 27, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256934

OS Grid Reference: SO3232788667
OS Grid Coordinates: 332327, 288667
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4917, -2.9981

Location: Church Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5AD

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

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Listing Text


12/24 Nos. 25 and 27


House, now divided. C16 with mid to late C19 refacing, partial
rebuilding, and addition. Roughcast timber frame, rebuilt in painted
brick to left with coursed limestone rubble plinth; slate roof, graded
stone slats to left at rear. Rebuilt probable former open hall to
left with 2 framed bay gabled cross wing projecting to right. 2 storeys.
2 semi-integral brick end-stacks to left and central brick stack off-
ridge to front. Left-hand range: 2-window front with 2-light casements;
5 steps up to central boarded door. Cross wing: evidence of former
jettied gable (see bracket to left); one 2-light casement on each
floor; mid to late C19 addition to right with first floor 2-light
casement, ground floor 3-light casement to right, and half-glazed door
to left with pilastered surround, frieze and cornice. Interior: C16
newel staircase in cross wing.

Listing NGR: SO3232788667

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Source: English Heritage

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