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28 and 29, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Kinver, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.4479 / 52°26'52"N

Longitude: -2.228 / 2°13'40"W

OS Eastings: 384600

OS Northings: 283345

OS Grid: SO846833

Mapcode National: GBR 1C1.FK5

Mapcode Global: VH91G.BQHV

Entry Name: 28 and 29, High Street

Listing Date: 16 June 1953

Last Amended: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407070

Location: Kinver, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DY7

County: Staffordshire

District: South Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Kinver

Built-Up Area: Kinver

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Kinver St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

KINVER C.P. HIGH STREET (north-east side)
SO 8483-8583
15/85 Nos 28 & 29 (formerly listed
as The Pharmacy, No 28 and
No 29)
House, now incorporating a pair of shops. Early to mid-C18 with mid to late C19
alterations to the ground floor. Red brick; plain tile roof with raised verges;
brick ridge stack and integral end stack. 2 storeys with parapet cornice and
plain coped parapet. 2:2:2 bays, central pedimented break with keyed occulus in
the pediment; the first floor has glazing bar sashes with decorative plaster
lintels and reeded keys. A pair of glazing bar sashes with semi-circular heads
springing from imposts, flanks a central 6-panel door approached by a short flight
of steps. This has engaged columns with palmette capitals, pediment and a rec-
tangular overlight with patterned glazing bars. A pair of 5-bay Victorian shop
fronts flank this centre piece; they have console brackets, central recessed
doors, and window lights with semi-circular heads. Interior: The front door
opens to the entrance hall which has decorative plaster walls of large panels
with egg and dart moulded surrounds and a moulded cornice. Fireplace with
scrolled frieze and dentilled mantelpiece. The other front rooms (2 on the
ground floor and three on the first floor each have a decorative plaster cornice.
Early C19 dog leg staircase with stick balusters and carved open string. Several
C18 panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SO8460083345

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

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