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58, Church Street

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

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Latitude: 52.4922 / 52°29'32"N

Longitude: -2.9977 / 2°59'51"W

OS Eastings: 332358

OS Northings: 288726

OS Grid: SO323887

Mapcode National: GBR B6.J2N7

Mapcode Global: VH75Y.0M39

Entry Name: 58, Church Street

Listing Date: 28 July 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295553

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256949

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


12/39 No. 58

House. Late-C16. Timber framed with painted rendered infil, partly
rendered, and partly refaced with painted limestone rubble; slate roof.
2 framed bays at right-angles to road. 2 storeys. Integral lateral
stone stack to north with red brick top stage, and late-C19 end stack
to rear. Framing: square panels to south, close studding with centre
rail to front; jettied gable to front with moulded bressumer and carved
bracket, and mid-C20 planted timbers suggesting mixed king post and
queen strut truss beneath with parallel diagonal framed infil panels.
Formerly jettied first floor with moulded bressumer, now underbuilt
probably with former front wall framing brought forward. First floor
C20 two-light diamond-leaded casement, ground floor C20 two-light
diamond-leaded casement to left, and small C20 diamond-leaded casement
to right; C20 boarded door off-centre to right. Gap in framing and
mortices for diamond-shaped mullions in underside of gable bressumer are
evidence of a former central first floor oriel window. Interior:
corner fireplaces with chamfered lintels.

Listing NGR: SO3235888726

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