CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 30635 - Welshpool, Broad St 29
Listed Building 7772 (II )

NGR :- SJ2245507508 (SJ20NW)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Welshpool
Prefered site type :- Post Medieval - House (Building - Intact )

Probably early C19. 3 storeys. Ashlared stucco. Not symmetrical. 2 sashes with glazing bars. C19 shopfront, plain with moulded marble border. Arched through-passage on left.

(Former listing description)

Premises of the Welshpool Bank from 1812 onwards. Became bankrupt in 1815 (Brown, R L, 2000, 64).

The following is from Cadw's Listed Buildings database

In the block between the corner with Berriew Street and New Street.

Brick with slate roof and end wall stack set towards the rear. 3 storeys, 2-window range. Round-arched passage entry to the left, and early C20 shop front with recessed central door and windows divided by a central mullion. Plain fascia, with simply moulded pilasters to either side. 16-pane sash windows with flat-arched gauged brick heads to first floor, and wide 12-pane sashes below the moulded eaves band.

Retains its character as an early C19 building, with a C20 shop front of some character. Forms part of a group of commercial and domestic buildings at the centre of the town.

Ion Trant, The Changing Face of Welshpool, 1986, p.60.

Brown, R L , 2000 , "Early banking in Welshpool ", Sayce Papers 6 , 64 .
Cadw , 1981 , Powys: List No. 16 (Welshpool) , 17
Cadw Listing database , 2000 , ,
Jones, N W, Silvester, R J & Britnell, W J , 2003 , Montgomery Canal Conservation Management Strategy. Landscape Archaeology Assessment , CPAT Report 550 .
Additional sources:-
Ion Trant, The Changing Face of Welshpool, 1986, p.60.

Assessment CPAT / 2003(31/08/03) -
Desktop study CPAT / 2003(31/08/03) -
HLC CPAT / 2003(31/08/03) -

record created 31/12/89 CM89 - copyright CPAT , last updated 10/05/04
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Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust, Curatorial Section, 7a Church Street, Welshpool, Powys SY21 7DL.
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