27, CHURCH STREET, 25, CHURCH STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1308028
Date first listed:
15-May-1986
Statutory Address:
25, CHURCH STREET
Statutory Address:
27, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
25, CHURCH STREET
Statutory Address:
27, CHURCH 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 28983 29498

Details

SJ 2829 SE OSWESTRY C.P. CHURCH STREET (east side) and SJ 2829 NE 15/28 and 13/28 Nos. 25 and 27 - GV II Pair of shops. Early C19 with later additions and alterations. Red brick, slate roof with central stack immediately in front of ridge. 3 storeys, moulded plaster eaves cornice with fluted decoration; 2-window front, glazing bar sashes with gauged heads, replaced by C20 casement to upper right; C20 shop fronts; re-sited gate pier to centre; plastered stone with round-headed niche below painted borough coat-of- arms, fluted band to top interrupted by inscription "TOLL-THOROUGH"; small metal plaque above depicts Hercules carrying the world on his shoulders. The building stands on the site of New Gate in town walls, removed 1782 (information plaque). Similar gate piers (from former Beatrice Gate) are incorporated in the revetment wall at Oswestry Castle (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ2898929491

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
255498
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: 16 May 2006
Reference: IOE01/15604/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Slater. Source Historic England Archive
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