Description: Werneth House and Forecourt Railings
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
SO 3288 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. WELSH STREET (south-
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
Source: English Heritage
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