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1 and 3 Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8589 / 52°51'31"N

Longitude: -3.0556 / 3°3'20"W

OS Eastings: 329023

OS Northings: 329562

OS Grid: SJ290295

Mapcode National: GBR 73.RVN9

Mapcode Global: WH89X.1D7P

Entry Name: 1 and 3 Church Street

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054322

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255493

Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 2929 NW
14/25

OSWESTRY CP
CHURCH STREET (east side)
Nos. 1 and 3

GV
II
House, now shops. C17, re-modelled 1707 (datestone), extended early C19 with considerable later additions and alterations, chiefly of late C20. Rendered timber frame and brick, slate roof. Hall and cross-wing with early C19 hip-roofed projection added at right-angles to left of hall range. Two storeys with toothed eaves cornice to C19 projection; gable of cross-wing has late C20 casements to first floor and contemporary shop front below, late C20 shop front also to C19 projection; tall rendered ridge stack to right of able. Passageway to right has chamfered spine beams.

Datestone
P
I E
1707
to gable which also has ornamental wrought-iron bracket for former shop sign.

Interior: former rear wall of gable has richly moulded bressumer with run-out stops sawn off to left to provide space for late C20 staircase; exposed purlins and wall-posts to first floor of gable but roof trusses plastered over at time of re-survey (August 1985).

Listing NGR: SJ2902329562

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