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70 and 71, Load Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewdley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3761 / 52°22'34"N

Longitude: -2.3149 / 2°18'53"W

OS Eastings: 378660

OS Northings: 275388

OS Grid: SO786753

Mapcode National: GBR 0BK.3JH

Mapcode Global: VH91S.TJKT

Plus Code: 9C4V9MGP+C2

Entry Name: 70 and 71, Load Street

Listing Date: 24 March 1970

Last Amended: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167034

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156776

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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SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP LOAD STREET (north side)

13/132 Nos 70 and 71
(formerly listed as No 70)


House, now shop and offices. Mid-C18 with some mid-C19 alterations, restored
1969. Brick with hipped tile roof, gable end stacks; three storeys:
modillioned stone cornice, advanced quoined and pedimented central bay;
1 + 2 + 1 windows; outer windows Venetian, each with central Gothick glazed
sash flanked by 8-pane sashes under heads with rusticated voussoirs, central
two windows are boxed glazing bar sashes with stepped voussoirs to flat
arched heads; second floor: as first floor, but 9-pane sashes to centre, and
Venetian windows similarly reduced; ground floor: to left-hand side window to
right: boxed glazing bar sash, to left half-glazed door under blind overlight,
both with stepped voussoirs to flat arched head, to central bay a moulded
wooden cornice over two entrances, one slightly off-centre left is flanked
by 4-pane sashes, and has a 2-pane overlight and half-glazed door, to right
corner an entrance with moulded architrave, 3-pane overlight and half-glazed
door; to right: boxed glazing bar sash to left, entrance to right has 3-pane
overlight and half-glazed door; both have stepped voussoirs to flat arches.

Listing NGR: SO7866075388

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