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16 and 18, Market Square

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

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Latitude: 52.4946 / 52°29'40"N

Longitude: -2.9979 / 2°59'52"W

OS Eastings: 332349

OS Northings: 288991

OS Grid: SO323889

Mapcode National: GBR B6.HW26

Mapcode Global: VH75Y.0K0H

Entry Name: 16 and 18, Market Square

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256974

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

west side)

12/64 Nos. 16 and 18


Pair of houses, now 2 shops with flats. Circa 1800. Red brick (English
bond) with C20 interlocking concrete-tile roof to left and corrugated
asbestos roof to right. 3 storeys. Plinth, dentil brick eaves cornice,
central ridge stack and semi-integral end stack to right. 4 bays to
first and second floors; segmental-headed glazing bar sashes, replaced
in 2 right-hand bays with C20 casements; ground floor glazing bar sash
off-centre to right; complete early-C19 shop front to right with small-
paned flat-bow shop window to right, 6 flush-panelled door to left
(centre panels glazed) with flush-panelled reveals, pilastered surround,
frieze, and moulded cornice; mid- to late-C19 shop front to left with
2 plate glass windows flanking central half-glazed door, pilastered
surround, fascia and bracketed hood; half-glazed C20 door off-centre
to left with flanking unfluted half columns and flat hood; central
boarded passageway door with segmental head. Included because of
complete early-C19 shop front, and for group value.

Listing NGR: SO3234988991

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