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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

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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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/07/2019

SJ 4912 SW
653-1/15/104

SHREWSBURY
BELMONT (south east side)
No. 4

(Formerly listed as No. 4, Former Liberal Club, previously listed as No. 4, The Liberal Club, formerly listed as: BELMONT (South East side) No.4)

10/01/53

GV
II
House. 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. Twelve-pane sash window over doorway, flanked by blind side lights. Windows in central section have stuccoed heads with stressed voussoirs, while the twelve-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 and 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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