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Werneth House and Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Castle, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4946 / 52°29'40"N

Longitude: -2.9988 / 2°59'55"W

OS Eastings: 332286

OS Northings: 288985

OS Grid: SO322889

Mapcode National: GBR B6.HVTG

Mapcode Global: VH75X.ZK0J

Plus Code: 9C4VF2V2+RF

Entry Name: Werneth House and Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256985

Location: Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, SY9

County: Shropshire

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

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12/72 No. 3 (Werneth House)
and forecourt railings


House. C17 with mid- to late-C19 remodelling. Roughcast, probably
on timber frame or coursed limestone rubble, with slate roof. L-plan
with gabled wing projecting to right. 2 storeys. Large stone ridge
stack at junction of 2 ranges. First floor margin-light sash, ground
floor tripartite sash to right and 6 flush-panelled door to left with
mid- to late-C19 porch consisting of octagonal columns supporting
frieze and cornice; right-hand return front with first floor margin-
light sash, ground floor canted bay, and half-glazed door to left.
Late-C19 cast iron railed enclosure at front. (c.f. No. 1, Welsh Street g.v.).

Listing NGR: SO3228688985

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