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13 and 15, Market Square, Bishop's Castle

Description: 13 and 15, Market Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256967

OS Grid Reference: SO3233088961
OS Grid Coordinates: 332330, 288961
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4943, -2.9981

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

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

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Listing Text


12/57 Nos. 13 and 15


Pair of houses, No. 13 with a pair of shop fronts. Early- to mid-C19.
Painted brick, hipped asbestos slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 windows, glazing
bar sashes with flat arches. Ground floor to left-hand chamfered. Pair
of mid-C19 shop windows with panelled pilasters and reveals, and a
flat hood on scroll brackets. Doorway to No. 15 to right, similar
pattern. 2-window return with basement contained in steep slope. 6-
panelled door with panelled reveals, panelled pilasters, and marginally
glazed overlight, approached by 6 steps. Steep alleyway to return with
variety of cobbling techniques forms picturesque grouping with The
House on Crutches (q.v.). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO3233088961

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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