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

Map

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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

Summary

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History

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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

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Legacy System number: 255498

Legacy System: LBS

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