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40, Load Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewdley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3753 / 52°22'31"N

Longitude: -2.3172 / 2°19'1"W

OS Eastings: 378502

OS Northings: 275302

OS Grid: SO785753

Mapcode National: GBR 0BK.2YY

Mapcode Global: VH91S.SKBF

Entry Name: 40, Load Street

Listing Date: 22 April 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156780

Location: Bewdley, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY12

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Bewdley

Built-Up Area: Bewdley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Ribbesford with Bewdley and Dowles etc

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (north side)
SO 7875 SW

12/136 No 40



House, now shop. Early C17, clad late C18, raised mid-C20. Timber-frame
clad in brick with flat roof. Three storeys, stone coped parapet; 3 + 2
windows: glazing bar sashes with plastered wedge lintels and stone sills
(portion to right set back by about two metres); second floor: windows
similar with concrete lintels; ground floor: entrance to left hand corner
to passage has a C17 boarded door with wrought iron spikes to the top and
strap hinges; shop front: pilastered with scroll brackets to dentilled
cornice, central entrance to shop has an overlight and a 2-leaf half-
glazed door flanked by plate glass windows; to right recessed portion has
a plate glass window under stone wedge lintel. Interior: exposed beams
of C17 building, including console bracket to jetty visible in passage-
way. There is some reset small square panelling with frieze on the first

Listing NGR: SO7850275302

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