This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1054516



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Bishop's Castle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Sep-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 257092

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


The following building shall be included:-


12/78 No 20 GV II House, formerly house and bakery. C16, extended and altered Cl7, C18, C19. Walls timber frame and rubble stonework, rendered and lined out ashlar-fashion to street elevation; roofs covered variously with stone slabs, local slates laid to diminishing courses, and Welsh slate; red brick stacks. Timber frame (C16) building. 4 bays, 2 storeys, the two eastern bays originally open to roof frame first floor level; the remaining bays have an original upper half storey. Stone block to west. 3 storeys including vaulted basement, possibly medieval, one room to each floor. Rear addition late C17/early C18, 2 storeys, forming L-plan with timber-framed block. Former bakery adjoins to west. Front elevation follows curve of street, in 3 parts. Bakery to left with 2 irregular casement windows and first floor loading door; then block with 1 sash window to ground and first floors (projecting cills and fictule flat voussoirs to openings) and slit window to basement. Main house has 3 sash windows to first floor; doorway with ½-glazed 4 panel door with overlight, 2 sash windows, and projecting shopfront with central door to right. Two ridge stacks. Interior has much exposed timber framing and some early C18 joinery.

Listing NGR: SO3232588984

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SO3232588984


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1054516 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 24-Feb-2018 at 10:03:26.

End of official listing