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Edwardian (1901-1914)


Though substantially remodelled both buildings are of medieval origin, and were apparently of moderately high status.

Behind the 17th- and 18th-century fronts of these four separate houses and shops are remains of more medieval buildings. Nos.

These two buildings probably began as a single late-medieval range: No.

Though a shared Cotswold-slate roof now links this range with Nos. 54–56, the varied stone façades confirm their separate histories. No.

In origin this is probably a small 17th-century cottage (cf. Nos.

Behind the 18th-century ashlar façade, rebuilt in the 1970s after a collapse, is a 5-bay late medieval house, whose roof has principal-rafter truss

This narrow cottage (now a shop) occupies a small plot probably severed from No. 67 next door.

The builder of this impressive, late 18th-century 3-storey frontage, with its symmetrical façade of ashlar limestone, is unknown.

The double-gabled smooth stone frontage of c.1903 conceals remains of another medieval house.

This rubblestone façade would once have been rendered: most of the window surrounds have been pecked to allow render to adhere properly, in an 18th