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43 and 44, the Tything

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1977 / 52°11'51"N

Longitude: -2.224 / 2°13'26"W

OS Eastings: 384787

OS Northings: 255525

OS Grid: SO847555

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.2KH

Mapcode Global: VH92T.D1M1

Plus Code: 9C4V5QXG+3C

Entry Name: 43 and 44, the Tything

Listing Date: 5 April 1971

Last Amended: 12 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1390227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489198

ID on this website: 101390227

Location: Britannia Square, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

Electoral Ward/Division: Arboretum

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Worcester St George with St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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620-1/8/640 (West side)
05/04/71 Nos.43 AND 44
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.42 & 42A)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.43 & 44)


2 houses, now shops, part of terrace. Early C19 refronting of
earlier property, with later additions and alterations. Brick
with stone details. 2-span hipped roof with ridges running at
right-angles to street; concealed behind tall parapet.
Party-wall stack with oversailing courses and pots.
3 storeys and attics. 3 first-floor windows. Stone detailing
includes coping to parapet, sills, canted oriel of c1870 to
first-floor of right-hand house. Left-hand house has 6/6
sashes to first- and second floors; replacement side-hung
casements to attic floor; all in plain reveals with flat
gauged brick arches and sills. House to right has canted oriel
window of c1870 to first-floor with sidelights; transoms to
fixed sidelights and to oriel returns; unequal 1/1 sash to
oriel front; stepped and radiused upper corners to each light;
surround formed of part-fluted pilasters with bases and
entablature in Doric-style. Second-floor has tripartite window
(2/2:8/8:2/2) under flat gauged brick arch. Diocletion window
(1:4:1) to attic floor under brick arch; both in plain reveals
with sills. C20 shopfront to left. Timber shopfront to right
has double consoles with fluted decoration.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

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