OLD BANK HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054556
Date first listed:
28-Jul-1950
Statutory Address:
OLD BANK HOUSE, MARKET SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
OLD BANK HOUSE, MARKET SQUARE

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Bishop's Castle
National Grid Reference:
SO 32366 89028

Details

SO 3289 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. MARKET SQUARE (north side)

11/60 Old Bank House - 28/7/50 GV II

House, now flats. Mid- to late-C18 with early-C19 alterations and addition. Red brick with coursed limestone rubble plinth and hipped slate roof. Square plan. 3 storeys. Plinth, and deep eaves; integral stack at front off-centre to right, C19 semi-integral end stack to left and stack to right at rear. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes with gauged brick heads, blind in right-hand bay; central C20 six-panelled door with 8-part rectangular overlight, pilastered surround, and consoles supporting triangular-pedimented hood. 3-bay south front. One storey red brick early-C19 addition to north with deep eaves to hipped slate roof, glazing bar sash to left and C20 six-panelled door to right, both with cement-rendered lintels. Interior: early- to mid-C18 dog- leg staircase rising 2 storeys with open string, shaped tread-ends, turned balusters (2 per tread), ramped moulded handrail, and fluted Corinthian columns as newel posts.

Listing NGR: SO3236689028

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
256970
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: 13 May 2005
Reference: IOE01/14471/08
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