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The Old Brick Guest House

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

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Latitude: 52.4906 / 52°29'26"N

Longitude: -2.9984 / 2°59'54"W

OS Eastings: 332307

OS Northings: 288550

OS Grid: SO323885

Mapcode National: GBR B6.J2HB

Mapcode Global: VH75X.ZN7J

Entry Name: The Old Brick Guest House

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367189

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256933

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


12/23 No. 7 (The Old Brick
- Guest House)


House, now guest house. Early C18, with early to mid-C19 remodelling,
and mid- to late-C19 addition. Red brick with coursed limestone rubble
plinth and graded slate roof. 2 storeys and gabled-lit attic. Deep
eaves, and integral brick ends stacks. 3 bays; mid- to late-C19 wooden
cross casements, possibly echoing original arrangement; 3 steps to
central 6-panelled door (top 4 raised and fielded and bottom 2 flush)
with doorcase consisting of panelled pilasters, shaped brackets, and
flat hood. Mid- to late-C19 addition set back to left: roughcast
with painted stone plinth and graded slate roof with semi-integral end
stack to left. 2 storeys; 2 window front, late-C19 wooden casements with
thin mullions and transoms. Interior: early-C18 staircase rising 2
storeys; square well and 3 flights with landings; turned balusters,
closed string, moulded handrail, and square newel posts.

Listing NGR: SO3230788550

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