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Number 17 and Outbuilding Adjoining to West

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

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Latitude: 52.4944 / 52°29'39"N

Longitude: -2.9984 / 2°59'54"W

OS Eastings: 332310

OS Northings: 288971

OS Grid: SO323889

Mapcode National: GBR B6.HVX3

Mapcode Global: VH75X.ZK6M

Entry Name: Number 17 and Outbuilding Adjoining to West

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256968

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


12/58 No. 17 and outbuilding
- adjoining to west


House. Circa 1820. Stuccoed coursed limestone rubble with hipped
slate roof. Basement and 3 storeys. Deep eaves, and semi-integral
brick end-stack to right and integral brick end-stack to left. 2
windows to first and second floors; 16-pane glazing bar sashes, those
to left blind; ground floor 16-pane glazing bar sash to right; central
door with 8 raised and fielded panels, deep 3-panelled reveals (bottom
panels flush). 3-part rectangular overlight and doorcase consisting
of attenuated Greek Doric half-columns supporting narrow frieze with
fretted decoration and moulded cornice. One bay left-hand return
front with 16-pane glazing bar sashes. Interior: early-C19 staircase
rising both floors; 3-flights per storey around square well with
turned balusters (some replaced) and square and moulded newel posts.
Outbuilding to right: coursed limestone rubble with slate roofs.
2 storeys in 2 blocks, stepped down slope to right. Left-hand block
with 3 first floor blind windows and ground floor segmental-headed
boarded door to left.

Listing NGR: SO3231088971

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