CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 30625 - Welshpool, Broad St 5-6
Listed Building 10/156 (II )

NGR :- SJ22430757 (SJ20NW)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Welshpool
Prefered site type :- 18th century ? - House (Building - Intact )

Listed building.

Former public house, probably 18th century, with perhaps late 19th century frontage and fascia boarding. Datestone of 1721 in front wall above the archway into Boot Street.

Now estate agents with modern shopfront (1981).

The following is CPAT's transcription of the current Cadw Listing description - IT IS NOT DEFINATIVE

Relief Tablet (probably of lead) states "N/WS/1721" (William and Sarah Newill). 3 storeys. Painted brick. No 5 has one unbarred sash window on top storey and 5 light rectangular bay on 1st floor. No 6 has 2 sashes (with glazing bars on 1st floor) but also bay on right of 1st storey. Both have modern shopfronts. Interior of No 5 has hewn timbers and probably original turned balusters to semi-spiral stair. No 6 retains same balusters only from top half-landing upwards.

(Current Cadw Listing description)

Sources:-
Cadw , 1981 , Powys: List No. 16 (Welshpool) , 14
OS record card , 1981 , ,

record created 31/12/89 , last updated 08/10/94
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2003 (and in part Crown, 2003)



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