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Nos 23 and 25 (Including Passage to Clifton Place)

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.86 / 52°51'35"N

Longitude: -3.055 / 3°3'17"W

OS Eastings: 329067

OS Northings: 329684

OS Grid: SJ290296

Mapcode National: GBR 73.RVT2

Mapcode Global: WH89X.1CJV

Entry Name: Nos 23 and 25 (Including Passage to Clifton Place)

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255481

Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


14/17 Nos. 23 and 25
- (including passage to
Clifton Place)
Pair of houses, now shops. Early C19 with later additions and alterations.
Red brick, slate roof partly concealed by eaves parapet, red brick stacks
behind ridge. 3 storeys, wooden moulded eaves cornice with triglyphs;
2-window front, tripartite glazing bar sashes having cornices, fluted
to first floor, with paterae and rosettes. No. 23 (left) has C19 shop
front with moulded entablature supported on elaborate gilded console
brackets; late C20 shopfront to No. 25. Round-arched passageway to left,
leading to Clifton Place has 2 chamfered beams from late medieval house
apparently still in situ, front one with mortices for close-set vertical
posts and back one (originally internal) with intertwining leaf decoration
issuing from bird (left) and beast's (? dragon) head (right). Long
C19 hip-roofed red brick range to rear.

Listing NGR: SJ2905929689

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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