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Liverpool House, Whitchurch Urban

Description: Liverpool House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 260641

OS Grid Reference: SJ5421041522
OS Grid Coordinates: 354210, 341522
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9691, -2.6832

Location: B5398, Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 1AR

Locality: Whitchurch Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY13 1AR

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Listing Text

SJ 5441
8/85 No. 5 (Liverpool House)
22.12.83 (formerly listed as
Liverpool House)

House, now shop and flat. Mid-C18. Red brick with painted stone dressings.
Plain tile roof. 3 storeys. Chamfered stone quoins, moulded stone
cornice, parapet with stone coping, and parapeted gable ends with stone
copings. Integral brick end stacks and integral brick corner stack to right
at rear. Small central lead-covered flat-roofed dormer with boarded door.
3 bays; plate-glass sashes (C18 sashes with glazing bars removed) with
painted stone cills, and painted stone lintels with chanelled rustication and
raised triple keystones. Complete early C19 wooden shop-front with
Green Doric columns (paired to left and flanking side door to right)
supporting triglyph frieze and moulded cornice with guttae (now mostly
obscured by late C20 fascia - November 1986) Plate-glass windows and
central glazed door with flanking panelled pilasters and carved consoles.
4-panelled side door to right (lower panels Flush). Wooden name-board
between first- and second-floor windows. Brick wing at rear with large
gabled dormer. Interior not inspected. This house has been dated 1775.
Whitchurch Area Archaeological Group, Whitchurch Remembered, ill. 27.

Listing NGR: SJ5421041522

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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