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,59,Bridge Street,Usk,Usk,,

A Grade II Listed Building in Usk, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7021 / 51°42'7"N

Longitude: -2.9056 / 2°54'19"W

OS Eastings: 337516

OS Northings: 200765

OS Grid: SO375007

Mapcode National: GBR J9.3XJL

Mapcode Global: VH79V.LG9Z

Entry Name: ,59,Bridge Street,Usk,Usk,,

Listing Date: 30 April 2004

Last Amended: 30 April 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82748

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Part of the westernmost range on the S side of Bridge Street, adjacent to the listed Bank.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Usk

Community: Usk (Brynbuga)

Community: Usk

Built-Up Area: Usk

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Late Victorian.

Exterior

Tall late Victorian business premises with classicizing detail. Attached at each side, projecting from Bank at left. Roughcast rendered with stucco dressings contrastingly painted; slate roof with tall decoratively rendered corniced stack. Three storeys. Elaborate raised dressings throughout: wide scored pilastered quoins to first floor; paired to second with bracket capitals to overhanging fully bracketed pediment; moulded string-courses, window surrounds with keystones, eared architraves, hoodmoulds and stops and bracketed sills. Three storeys to the main projecting bay with triple round-arched lights to attic and double segmental-arched first floor sashes; narrow side windows to returns. Narrower 3-storey bay set back to right and a lower single storey bay at end right with steep pitched slate roof. Ground floor renewed double shopfront.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-designed late Victorian business premises. Group value with other listed buildings in Bridge Street.

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