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4 Belmont

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7061 / 52°42'21"N

Longitude: -2.7529 / 2°45'10"W

OS Eastings: 349228

OS Northings: 312308

OS Grid: SJ492123

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2NYN

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.P79T

Entry Name: 4 Belmont

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455250

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW BELMONT
653-1/15/104 (South East side)
10/01/53 No.4
The Liberal Club
(Formerly Listed as:
BELMONT
(South East side)
No.4)

GV II

House, now in use as club. C16, refronted in mid C18.
Timber-framed structure, refronted in brick.
Main elevation to Belmont of 3 storeys and 5 bays, with
pedimented central bay. Central doorcase with side window
lights in rusticated architrave with pediment. 12-pane sash
window over doorway, flanked by blind side lights. Windows in
central section have stuccoed heads with stressed voussoirs,
while the 12-pane sashes in the outer bays have flat-arched
finely gauged brick heads. Moulded eaves cornice continues
across the pediment. Fine cast-iron rainwater goods. A further
bay to the right on ground and first floors is partly
incorporated in the structure of the adjoining house (Nos 5 &
5A Belmont, qv).
In the Belmont Bank elevation, the earlier timber-framing is
exposed: close studding with jettied first floor with
ogee-arched tension bracing. Herringbone panelling in gable
over collar carved with vine-leaf motif. Inserted casement
windows on each floor.


Listing NGR: SJ4922812308

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

Description

SJ 4912 SW; 653-1/15/104

SHREWSBURY,
BELMONT (South-East side), No. 4,
Former Liberal Club

(Formerly listed as: No. 4 The Liberal Club)

(Previously listed as: BELMONT (South East side) No.4)

10/01/53

GV

II

House, in use as club when surveyed. C16, refronted in mid C18.
Timber-framed structure, refronted in brick.
Main elevation to Belmont of three storeys and five bays, with
pedimented central bay. Central doorcase with side window
lights in rusticated architrave with pediment. 12-pane sash
window over doorway, flanked by blind side lights. Windows in
central section have stuccoed heads with stressed voussoirs,
while the 12-pane sashes in the outer bays have flat-arched
finely gauged brick heads. Moulded eaves cornice continues
across the pediment. Fine cast-iron rainwater goods. A further
bay to the right on ground and first floors is partly
incorporated in the structure of the adjoining house (Nos 5 &
5A Belmont, qv).
In the Belmont Bank elevation, the earlier timber-framing is
exposed: close studding with jettied first floor with
ogee-arched tension bracing. Herringbone panelling in gable
over collar carved with vine-leaf motif. Inserted casement
windows on each floor.


Listing NGR: SJ4922812308

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