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Quicksilver Amusements and Left Hand Part of M Kirk's Butcher's Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5854 / 52°35'7"N

Longitude: -2.1277 / 2°7'39"W

OS Eastings: 391444

OS Northings: 298628

OS Grid: SO914986

Mapcode National: GBR 1DK.DL

Mapcode Global: WHBFZ.981T

Entry Name: Quicksilver Amusements and Left Hand Part of M Kirk's Butcher's Shop

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201907

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378667

Location: Wolverhampton, WV1

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


895-1/11/364 (North side)
Quicksilver Amusements and left hand
part of M.Kirk's Butcher's shop


Includes: Nos.54, 55 AND 56 ST JOHN'S STREET Wolverhampton.
Shown on OS map as Nos 54, 55, 56, St John's Street.
House, now shops and office. Early C18. Stucco; tile roof. 2
storeys, 5-window range, with later 3-storey bay to left.
Cornice over ground floor, top entablature with deep frieze,
quoins; 1st bay breaks forward under cornice; coped gable to
left end. Ground floor has C20 shop front with entrance to
left; 6th bay has wide window with frieze and consoled cornice
and C19 shop front with inserted C20 casement. 1st floor has
16-pane sash with horns to 1st bay, attic casemented window
cutting cornice; other windows have fielded-panelled
keystones, those to 2nd to 4th bays with 12-pane sashes, that
to 5th bay blocked, that to 6th bay enlarged, with casement.
Rear has later alterations and additions. INTERIOR may contain
features of interest, not visible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SO9144498628

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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