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31, High Street, Bishop's Castle

Description: 31, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256957

OS Grid Reference: SO3233288912
OS Grid Coordinates: 332332, 288912
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4939, -2.9981

Location: High Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BE

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

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Listing Text


12/47 No. 31


House, latterly shop, now office. Circa 1600, underbuilt, refaced
and eaves raised circa 1800, and late-C19 additions. Rendered timber
frame with slate roof. 2 framed bays. 3 storeys. Brick ridge stack
to right. Evidence of former jettied first and second floors,(see
slight projection above first floor windows), and remains of moulded
bracket to right of shop front. 2-window front; glazing bar sashes;
delicate late-C19 cast iron shop front with 2-part plate glass windows
flanking central recessed half-glazed door with rectangular overlight.
No. 31 formerly extended one further bay to right (c.f. Nos. 33 and 35,
High Street g.v.).

Listing NGR: SO3233288912

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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