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4 Belmont

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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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

Plus Code: 9C4VP64W+CV

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


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


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.

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