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56, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitchurch Urban, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9702 / 52°58'12"N

Longitude: -2.685 / 2°41'5"W

OS Eastings: 354094

OS Northings: 341646

OS Grid: SJ540416

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.JVPF

Mapcode Global: WH89H.QLMV

Entry Name: 56, High Street

Listing Date: 1 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260660

Location: Whitchurch Urban, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Whitchurch Urban

Built-Up Area: Whitchurch (Shropshire)

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch St Alkmund

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5441
8/104 No. 56

House, now shop and surgery. Early to mid-C18. Red brick, painted to
front, with some sandstone dressings. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys.
Chamfered stone quoins and parapeted gable ends with rounded copings and
moulded stone kneelers. 3 bays; tall plate-glass first-floor sashes
with painted moulded stone cills and painted gauged-brick heads with
raised keystones. Central window blocked. Late C20 shopfront with plate-
glass window to left and half-glazed door to right. Sun fire insurance
plate (No. 414194) between central blocked first-floor window and right-
hand window. Interior: post-1720 eighteenth century dog-leg staircase
(now only from first floor to attic) with open string, column-on-vase
balusters (2 per tread), moulded handrail and square newel posts. C18
first-floor door between front and rear ranges with 2 raised and fielded

Listing NGR: SJ5409441645

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