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10, New Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1914 / 52°11'29"N

Longitude: -2.2185 / 2°13'6"W

OS Eastings: 385158

OS Northings: 254819

OS Grid: SO851548

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.PXJ

Mapcode Global: VH92T.H5JW

Plus Code: 9C4V5QRJ+HH

Entry Name: 10, New Street

Listing Date: 5 April 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1390012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488963

Location: Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1

County: Worcestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedral

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Worcester, St Martin's in the Cornmarket with St Swithun and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Description


WORCESTER

SO8554NW NEW STREET
620-1/17/450 (East side)
05/04/71 No.10

GV II

House, now shop. Probably late C16 with mid C19 refronting and
C20 shop front. Timber frame with pinkish-red brick facade in
Flemish bond, ashlar copings and lintels, range to rear in
narrow, hand-made pinkish-red brick; plain tile roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2 first-floor windows with ranges to rear.
2/2 sashes in plain reveals and with flat splayed arches, those
to 2nd floor have renewed stone sills. Ground floor: at left a
cambered-arched opening to Nash's Passage, then renewed shop
front with panelled plinth, glazing and off-centre part-glazed
door. Facade to Nash's Passage has exposed square panels of
timber framing.
INTERIOR: square panels of timber frame and jowled posts;
exposed chamfered trenched purlins, collar beam. Remains of a
framed internal wall. Chamfered beams with ogeed stops. Two
stanchions, quatrefoil on section.
HISTORICAL NOTE: New Street had changed its name from the
medieval Glover Street by 1523. Hughes: 'New Street, in its C16
and C17 phase, was a street of dwelling-houses with workshops
behind.'
(Hughes P: Buildings and the Building Trade in Worcester
1540-1650: PhD thesis: 1990-: 200).

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