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Number 17 and Outbuilding Adjoining to West Outbuilding Adjoining Number 17, Market Square to West, Bishop's Castle

Description: Number 17 and Outbuilding Adjoining to West Outbuilding Adjoining Number 17, Market Square to West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256968

OS Grid Reference: SO3231088967
OS Grid Coordinates: 332310, 288967
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4944, -2.9984

Location: 44 Union Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BN

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

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Listing Text


12/58 No. 17 and outbuilding
- adjoining to west


House. Circa 1820. Stuccoed coursed limestone rubble with hipped
slate roof. Basement and 3 storeys. Deep eaves, and semi-integral
brick end-stack to right and integral brick end-stack to left. 2
windows to first and second floors; 16-pane glazing bar sashes, those
to left blind; ground floor 16-pane glazing bar sash to right; central
door with 8 raised and fielded panels, deep 3-panelled reveals (bottom
panels flush). 3-part rectangular overlight and doorcase consisting
of attenuated Greek Doric half-columns supporting narrow frieze with
fretted decoration and moulded cornice. One bay left-hand return
front with 16-pane glazing bar sashes. Interior: early-C19 staircase
rising both floors; 3-flights per storey around square well with
turned balusters (some replaced) and square and moulded newel posts.
Outbuilding to right: coursed limestone rubble with slate roofs.
2 storeys in 2 blocks, stepped down slope to right. Left-hand block
with 3 first floor blind windows and ground floor segmental-headed
boarded door to left.

Listing NGR: SO3231088967

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Source: English Heritage

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