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Prospect House the Old Schoolhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Castle, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.495 / 52°29'42"N

Longitude: -2.9957 / 2°59'44"W

OS Eastings: 332499

OS Northings: 289032

OS Grid: SO324890

Mapcode National: GBR B6.HWPF

Mapcode Global: VH75Y.1K55

Entry Name: Prospect House the Old Schoolhouse

Listing Date: 28 July 1950

Last Amended: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256921

Location: Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, SY9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bishop's Castle

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Castle

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 3289 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. BULL LANE (north-east side)

11/17 The Old Schoolhouse
- (formerly listed as
Prospect House)
28/7/50

- II

House. Early to mid-C18, refaced and extended in early C19. Stuccoed
limestone rubble with slate roof, hipped to right. L-plan. 2 storeys
and attic. End stacks, that to right external; central late C19
flat-topped dormer with 3-light casement. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes;
central 6 flush-panelled door with flanking panelled pilaster strips
and side-lights, and segmental radial fanlight over all. Interior:
early to mid-C18 staircase rising 2 storeys, 3-flights per storey
with landings and square well, turned balusters,moulded handrail and
square newel posts. Surviving deeds in possession of occupier (July
1984).


Listing NGR: SO3249989032

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