FORMER MALTHOUSE ATTACHED TO RIGHT SIDE OF THE WILLOW TREE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1307692
Date first listed:
15-May-1986
Statutory Address:
FORMER MALTHOUSE ATTACHED TO RIGHT SIDE OF THE WILLOW TREE, WILLOW STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER MALTHOUSE ATTACHED TO RIGHT SIDE OF THE WILLOW TREE, 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 28828 29815

Details

SJ 2829 NE OSWESTRY C.P. WILLOW STREET

(south-west side) Former malthouse 13/133 attached to right - side of The Willow Tree GV II

Theatre, later malthouse, now disused. Circa 1819 with later additions and alterations. Red brick with uncoursed limestone rubble to left side and regularly coursed limestone to rear gable, slate roof with gable at right-angles to street. 3 levels, stone band with widely spaced dentils to front gable and brick dentilled eaves cornices to left and right; 3 bays, central forming slightly projecting break, segmental-headed fixed-light windows with door to lower right, infilled roundel to gable; right return also has 3 tiers of segmental-headed windows with double doors, one on each floor, to left; infilled round- headed arch to rear gable. Mid- to late C19 two-storey gabled range to rear. Interior: inspection not possible at time of re-survey (August 1985) but said to retain features from use as malthouse; theatre fittings all removed. Opened as a theatre in 1819 but converted to malthouse in 1850s. Isaac Watkin, Oswestry (1920) p. 151.

Listing NGR: SJ2882829813

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
255607
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Watkin, I, Oswestry, (1920), 151

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: 27 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/09184/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Wagg. Source Historic England Archive
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