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49, BROAD STREET

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.

Name: 49, BROAD STREET

List entry Number: 1063875

Location

49, BROAD STREET

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

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Apr-1971

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 488606

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History

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Details

WORCESTER

SO8454NE BROAD STREET 620-1/16/123 (South side) 05/04/71 No.49

GV II

Probably house and shop, now shop and flat over. Mid/late C18 with possible earlier origins and with later additions and alterations including probably C19 balconettes and c1970s ground-floor shop front. Reddish-orange brick in Flemish bond with flat arches of red rubbed brick with stone sills and concealed roof; cast-iron balconettes. 3 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. First floor has 6/6 sashes; second floor has 3/6 sashes, all in plain reveals and with sills. Windows to first floor has scrolled balconettes. Renewed low coped parapet. Glazed and tiled shop front, canted plate-glass windows and glazed door. INTERIOR ground floor altered, otherwise not inspected. HISTORICAL NOTE: 'By the sixteenth century, Broad Street was second only to High Street in commercial importance. On the direct route through the city from the (Worcester) Bridge (qv), it contained the business premises of a number of important traders and at least two inns'. Several houses on Broad Street are known to have C17 and earlier origins (Nos 32, 40, 41 and 57 (qqv)).

All the listed buildings in Broad Street form a significant group: Nos 10, 10A, 11 with the Crown Inn, 12, 18, 19, 29, 32-36 (consecutive), 40, 41, 43-49 (consecutive), 51-63 (consecutive), 69, 70 and Church of All Saints, (qqv). (Hughes P: No.57 Broad Street, Worcester: Report for Worcester City Council: 1991-).



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National Grid Reference: SO 84840 54929

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