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Latitude: 51.989 / 51°59'20"N
Longitude: -0.6189 / 0°37'8"W
OS Eastings: 494934
OS Northings: 233183
OS Grid: SP949331
Mapcode National: GBR F2D.6CC
Mapcode Global: VHFQY.785K
Entry Name: The Reject China Shop
Listing Date: 22 October 1952
Last Amended: 16 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321698
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38231
Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Woburn
Built-Up Area: Woburn
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Woburn
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
SP 9433-9533 WOBURN MARKET PLACE
22.10.52 Nos.8 to 10 (consecutive)
(The Reject China Shop),
(formerly listed as No.3
High Street )
House, the ground floor converted to commercial premises. Earlier C18. Red
brick, the walls darker, with many vitrified bricks, the dressings lighter.
Steep hipped C20 tile roof. 3 storeys. 6-bay facade, LH bay slightly
broader than remaining 5. Ground floor retains one original window. First
and 2nd floors each have 6 windows, although 3 of 2nd floor are blind. All
are sashes with wide moulded wood cases and segmental heads, almost flush with
wall. All have glazing bars and moulded sills. Gauged brick segmental
arches have fluted keystones, and there are brick aprons below all sills.
Ground floor has square-headed carriage arch to LH bay. 4 RH bays are taken
up by later C19 canted double shop front, with moulded pilasters and cornice
and central double doors. Giant order pilasters at each end support moulded
cornice and deep stone-coped parapet.
Listing NGR: SP9493833186
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