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1, George Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tamworth, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.6333 / 52°37'59"N

Longitude: -1.6924 / 1°41'32"W

OS Eastings: 420911

OS Northings: 303994

OS Grid: SK209039

Mapcode National: GBR 4FD.YQL

Mapcode Global: WHCH3.Z27K

Entry Name: 1, George Street

Listing Date: 28 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386485

Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79

County: Staffordshire

District: Tamworth

Town: Tamworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Tamworth

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Tamworth St Editha

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


670-1/9/67 (South side)


House, now shop. Possibly C16 with later alterations. Stucco,
probably to timber frame; tile roof with brick stack. 2
storeys; 2-window range. 1st floor jettied to George Street
and Bolebridge Street elevations; plain parapet. Ground floor
has late C19 or early C20 shop front with panelled pilasters,
bracketed fascia and recessed corner entrance; 2 casement
windows to 1st floor. Stack to rear of ridge. INTERIOR: one
exposed wall plate; roof not inspected. Building has
timber-framed structure (hidden by later alterations) as shown
in E.B.Hamel's 1829 illustrations of Tamworth.
(Hamel E B: 1829 Illustrations of Tamworth: Tamworth: 1986-:
P.14 AND 15).

Listing NGR: SK2091103994

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