This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
1. 5180 HIGH STREET (North Side) Nos 21 and 21A SX 8060 SW 1/63C 25.3.69.
C16 or C17 merchant's house of "deux corps de batiments" type, rebuilt earlier C19 but retaining small court with traces of former gallery and separate kitchen block with outside steps to 1st floor. 3 storeys. 1 window. Hipped Welsh slate roof with plain eaves band. Masonry party walls. Slate-hung, timber-framed front.
Slightly recessed sash windows with glazing bars; 1st floor window with sidelights.
Modern shopfront. Interior retains segmental recess of former newel staircase and muntin and plank partition of entrance passage. Interesting remains of former cockpit in masonry cellar originally approached from street by stone steps. The cockpit arena is walled off in one corner of the cellar.
Listing NGR: SX8017560464
© Mr Graham White. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: White, Graham
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