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Werneth House and Forecourt Railings, Bishop's Castle

Description: Werneth House and Forecourt Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256985

OS Grid Reference: SO3228688985
OS Grid Coordinates: 332286, 288985
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4946, -2.9988

Location: Welsh Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BS

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

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Listing Text

west side)

12/72 No. 3 (Werneth House)
and forecourt railings


House. C17 with mid- to late-C19 remodelling. Roughcast, probably
on timber frame or coursed limestone rubble, with slate roof. L-plan
with gabled wing projecting to right. 2 storeys. Large stone ridge
stack at junction of 2 ranges. First floor margin-light sash, ground
floor tripartite sash to right and 6 flush-panelled door to left with
mid- to late-C19 porch consisting of octagonal columns supporting
frieze and cornice; right-hand return front with first floor margin-
light sash, ground floor canted bay, and half-glazed door to left.
Late-C19 cast iron railed enclosure at front. (c.f. No. 1, Welsh Street g.v.).

Listing NGR: SO3228688985

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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