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29a and 30, Princess Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.707 / 52°42'25"N

Longitude: -2.7542 / 2°45'14"W

OS Eastings: 349141

OS Northings: 312418

OS Grid: SJ491124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2GNJ

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.N7P1

Entry Name: 29a and 30, Princess Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457862

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW PRINCESS STREET
653-1/15/503 (South West side)
10/01/53 Nos.29A AND 30

GV II*

Pair of shops, originally dwellings. c1720. Brick with
stuccoed dressings and plain tiled roof. 3 storeys, 4 bays
with 18-pane sash windows in moulded stuccoed architraves with
segmental heads with stressed keystones. Narrow shop front to
left, then wide early C20 shop front with central door and
foliate consoles to fascia. Stuccoed string courses and angle
quoins. Overhanging moulded eaves cornice below high parapet,
with gabled dormers behind it. Axial and gable end stacks to
rear of roof. Original staircases survive, to full height in
No.29A, with turned balusters, moulded tread ends, and dado
panelling. Early C18 wall-panelling and fireplaces with
bolection-moulded surrounds in upper rooms.
No.29A listed 30.5.69.


Listing NGR: SJ4914112418

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