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Latitude: 52.4949 / 52°29'41"N
Longitude: -2.9974 / 2°59'50"W
OS Eastings: 332380
OS Northings: 289023
OS Grid: SO323890
Mapcode National: GBR B6.HW5Z
Mapcode Global: VH75Y.0K78
Entry Name: 2, Market Square
Listing Date: 2 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175102
English Heritage Legacy ID: 256969
Location: Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, SY9
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
SO 3289 BISHOP'S CASTLE MARKET SQUARE (north side)
11/59 No. 2
House, now shop and flats. Mid- to late-C18 with mid- to late-C19
alterations. Red brick with coursed limestone rubble plinth, pebble-
dashed to south, and slate roof, hipped to right. 3 storeys. Plinth,
wooden dentil eaves cornice, parapeted gable end to right at rear;
integral brick end stack to right and brick ridge stack to right at
rear. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes with gauged brick heads; 2 mid-
to late-C19 three-part shop fronts with pilastered surrounds flanking
central C20 half-glazed door. East front: 3 bays, 2 to left on second
floor and centre on first floor, blind. Two on ground floor to left
blank. The short curved-footed cruck reputed to be at the rear of
this building was not visible at the time of resurvey (July 1984).
Alcock, C.B.A. Research Report No. 42, 1981, p.145.
Listing NGR: SO3238089023
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