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White Gates, Bishop's Castle

Description: White Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 256941

OS Grid Reference: SO3232988524
OS Grid Coordinates: 332329, 288524
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4904, -2.9981

Location: B4385, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5AA

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

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Listing Text


12/31 Nos. 8 and 10
- (White Gates)

Pair of cottages. Mid- to late C17 with late-C19 and late 20 alterations
and additions. Timber framed with painted infil panels, rendered to
left with painted imitation framing; coursed limestone rubble end walls,
that to right painted; C20 slate roof. Probably 4 framed bays. One
storey and attic. 4 gabled dormers with slate-hung sides and late-C19
cast iron lozenge-paned 2-light casements; integral end stack off-
ridge to left, integral end stack to right, and brick ridge stack
off-centre to right, rebuilt above roof in mid- to late C20. Framing:
square panels. 5 window front; late C19 cast iron lozenge-paned casements;
boarded door between first and second windows from left and C19 hipped-
roofed porch between first and second windows from right with hipped
stone slate roof and central late-C20 boarded door flanked by lozenge-
paned windows; C20 ground floor canted bay in gable-end to right.

Listing NGR: SO3232988524

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Source: English Heritage

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