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39, High Street, Bishop's Castle

Description: 39, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256960

OS Grid Reference: SO3232888946
OS Grid Coordinates: 332328, 288946
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4942, -2.9982

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


12/50 No. 39


House, now house and shop. Circa 1600, partially underbuilt, refaced
and eaves raised in early or mid-C19. Roughcast timber frame with
slate roof. Probably 3 framed bays. 3 storeys. Jettied first floor
to right with shaped brackets; bracketed eaves, integral brick end
stack to left, and brick ridge stack to right. 3-window front; mid-
to late-C19 four-pane sashes with moulded surrounds, second floor
glazing bar sash and ground floor 16-pane glazing bar sash to right;
small first floor mid-C19 sash between first and seoond windows from
right; ground floor late-C19 delicate cast iron shop front to left
with 2 large plate glass windows flanking central recessed half-glazed
door; half-glazed panelled door off-centre to right. The jetty was
probably continuous across the facade before later rebuildings.

Listing NGR: SO3232888946

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Source: English Heritage

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