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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
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
SO9198NW WOOLPACK ALLEY
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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