Description: 14-16, Newtown
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314095
OS Grid Reference: ST8518457586
OS Grid Coordinates: 385184, 157586
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3172, -2.2140
(South West Side)
Nos 14 to 16 (consec)
ST 8557 6/327
Nos 14-28 originally a terrace of Weavers' houses, retaining many of the original
features. The original building lease dates from 1789 and the 1st 4 houses were
built by 1791; the rest followed soon after. Nos 27 and 28 altered. Nos 14-16
are 3 storeys, red brick, with occasional header courses. Some stone footing.
Nos 14 and 15 have stone quoins to right. Each house has 1 range of paired glazing
bar sash windows in stone surrounds with beaded inner edges. No l4 with a blind
recess to right and bands over ground and 1st floors - ground floor band obscured
by early C2O public house window (a 4-light mullion and transom affair) with brackets
to fascia and also by pediment and bracketted doorpiece. No 15 has modern glazed
door; No 16 a 6 panel door with glazed upper panels. Nos 15 and 16 have plain
stone surrounds to doorways which have beaded inner edges. Double roman tiles
with continuous ridge and brick ridge chimneys.
Nos l4 to 26 (consec) form a group.
Listing NGR: ST8518457586
Source: English Heritage
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