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Latitude: 52.7008 / 52°42'2"N
Longitude: -2.7286 / 2°43'43"W
OS Eastings: 350859
OS Northings: 311702
OS Grid: SJ508117
Mapcode National: GBR BK.2WFR
Mapcode Global: WH8BV.1CXW
Entry Name: The Armoury
Listing Date: 19 September 1972
Last Amended: 17 November 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067335
English Heritage Legacy ID: 457391
Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2
Civil Parish: Shrewsbury
Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Giles with Sutton
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ51SW LONDON ROAD
653-1/5/379 (West side (off))
19/09/72 No.5 The Armoury
(Formerly Listed as:
Group of houses at the Armoury)
House, formerly officer's house of Shrewsbury Armoury. c1806.
Brick with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3-window range with
central entrance with added porch. 12-pane sash windows to
ground floor, with wide splayed heads. Central upper window
blind. End wall stacks in hipped roof. Lower hipped roofed
block to the right originally workshop, now part of house. The
armoury was built in 1806, and its architect was James Wyatt.
(Colvin H: A Dictionary of British Architects: London: 1978-).
Listing NGR: SJ5069212059
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