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Description: Thornes the Butchers
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270169
OS Grid Reference: ST0802727810
OS Grid Coordinates: 308027, 127810
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0423, -3.3133
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ST0827 WIVELISCOMBE CP WEST STREET (South side)
8/95 No 5
(Thornes the Butchers)
House, with shop. Early C19, shopfront circa 1900. Render grooved as ashlar,
quoin strips and moulded cornice with low pitched Welsh slate roof, hipped on
the left side with brick stack. 3-storeys and 2-bays, modern aluminium sashes in
raised surrounds with stressed voussoirs. Butcher's shop circa 1900 with cows'
head on top of flanking pilasters, coloured tiles and decorative cast iron
ventilation grills to basement. Plate glass window and door. Panelled pier to
match that of The Croft (q.v.). This was probably built as the domestic wing of
The Croft. Primarily included for group value with The Croft.
Listing NGR: ST0802727810
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Source: English Heritage
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