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2, LEIGHTON PLACE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.856 / 52°51'21"N

Longitude: -3.0565 / 3°3'23"W

OS Eastings: 328956

OS Northings: 329246

OS Grid: SJ289292

Mapcode National: GBR 73.S21S

Mapcode Global: WH89X.0GSW

Plus Code: 9C4RVW4V+C9

Entry Name: 2, LEIGHTON PLACE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054305

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255549

ID on this website: 101054305

Location: Croesoswallt, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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15/76 Nos. 2 and 4


House, now 2 cottages with part of No. 2 used as shop. C17, re-modelled
and extended late C18 with C19 and C20 additions and alterations.
Painted brick and uncoursed rubble probably replacing timber frame,
steep-pitched slate roof at right-angles to street. Original 2-bay plan
extended late C18 by single-bay addition to north. 2 storeys and attic;
late C20 casements throughout, 3 below eaves and 3 to ground floor,
2 gabled eaves dormers to right and one flat-roofed dormer to left, late
C20 stable door to No. 4 (left) and glazed door to No. 2 (centre); small
red brick internal end stack to left. Gable to road has C20 shop front
and contemporary casements above, projecting purlin ends. Interior:
No. 4 has timber framed partition wall with No. 2 (light panels) and
gable end with square panels and long straight tension braces (upstairs),
partly infilled inglenook fireplace in corner of ground-floor room;
exposed roof truss of Queen-strut type forms division with No. 2.

Listing NGR: SJ2895429244

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