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47 and 49, High Street, Wem Urban

Description: 47 and 49, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 259938

OS Grid Reference: SJ5126028885
OS Grid Coordinates: 351260, 328885
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8552, -2.7253

Location: 7 B5476, Wem, Shropshire SY4 5DG

Locality: Wem Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 5DG

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Listing Text

(south side)

Nos 47 and 49
SJ 5128 3/32


Early C19 stuccoed brick building with timber-frame case. Concrete tile hipped roof.
Two storeys. Four by one bays. Situated in corner with splayed angle. Blocking
course and moulded cornice which is raised over the corner. Bays separated by giant
pilasters. Sash windows with glazing bars. Two left and bays, first floor pivot
windows. Doorcase with narrow moulded pilasters, broken pediment semi-circular
fanlight with radiating glazing bars, and panelled door. C19 double-fronted shop
on corner with pilasters, cornice and central entrance. Some timber framing
exposed inside probably C17.

Listing NGR: SJ5126028885

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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