53 AND 55, WILLOW STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054288
Date first listed:
15-May-1986
Statutory Address:
53, WILLOW STREET
Statutory Address:
55, WILLOW STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
53, WILLOW STREET
Statutory Address:
55, WILLOW STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Oswestry
National Grid Reference:
SJ 28872 29766

Details

SJ 2829 NE 13/128

OSWESTRY C.P. WILLOW STREET (south-west side) Nos. 53 and 55

GV II House, latterly divided into two shops, with right-hand part now reverted to domestic accommodation. Early C19 with later additions and alterations. Red brick, slate roof with ridge stack to centre. Three storeys; two window front, glazing bar sashes with gauged heads (16-paned to first floor); late C20 shop front to left and late C20 sash window and door to right. Full-height hip-roofed projection at right-angles to rear.

No. 55 was the birthplace of the composer, Sir Henry Walford Davies [Master of the King's Music (1939-41)] in 1869 (plaque).

Listing NGR: SJ2886229764

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
255602
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Sep 2002
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