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47 and 49, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8552 / 52°51'18"N

Longitude: -2.7253 / 2°43'30"W

OS Eastings: 351260

OS Northings: 328885

OS Grid: SJ512288

Mapcode National: GBR 7J.S4J9

Mapcode Global: WH8B2.3HJG

Entry Name: 47 and 49, High Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259938

Location: Wem Urban, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Urban

Built-Up Area: Wem

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Wem St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

(south side)

Nos 47 and 49
SJ 5128 3/32


Early C19 stuccoed brick building with timber-frame case. Concrete tile hipped roof.
Two storeys. Four by one bays. Situated in corner with splayed angle. Blocking
course and moulded cornice which is raised over the corner. Bays separated by giant
pilasters. Sash windows with glazing bars. Two left and bays, first floor pivot
windows. Doorcase with narrow moulded pilasters, broken pediment semi-circular
fanlight with radiating glazing bars, and panelled door. C19 double-fronted shop
on corner with pilasters, cornice and central entrance. Some timber framing
exposed inside probably C17.

Listing NGR: SJ5126028885

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

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