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15 and 17, High Street

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

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Latitude: 52.4935 / 52°29'36"N

Longitude: -2.998 / 2°59'52"W

OS Eastings: 332335

OS Northings: 288861

OS Grid: SO323888

Mapcode National: GBR B6.J2KL

Mapcode Global: VH75X.ZLFC

Entry Name: 15 and 17, High Street

Listing Date: 28 July 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256952

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


12/42 Nos. 15 and 17

Pair of shops, now one. C17, partly rebuilt and extended in early
and late C19. Timber framed, refaced and extended in formerly lime-
washed coursed limestone rubble and cement rendered brick; graded
slate roof. Probably formerly 2 framed bays. 2 storeys at front and
3 at rear. Semi-integral brick end stack to left. No. 17 slightly
projecting. First floor early- to mid-C19 margin-light sash to left
and mid- to late-Cl9 four-pane sash to right; complete early-C19 shop
front to left consisting of bowed small-paned shop window to right with
frieze and cornice, and 2-leaf 6 flush-panelled door to left with
panelled-pilastered surround and bracketed straight hood, mid- to late-C19
shop front to right with 2-part plate glass shop window, 4-panelled
door to left (top 2 panels glazed), 4-panelled passageway door to right,
and bracketed fascia. Interior: remains of timber frame, showing
evidence of raised eaves. Included because of shop front.

Listing NGR: SO3233588861

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