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20, Saint Marys Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitchurch, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9706 / 52°58'14"N

Longitude: -2.684 / 2°41'2"W

OS Eastings: 354161

OS Northings: 341693

OS Grid: SJ541416

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.JVZB

Mapcode Global: WH89H.RL3H

Entry Name: 20, Saint Marys Street

Listing Date: 1 May 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260680

Location: Whitchurch Urban, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Whitchurch Urban

Built-Up Area: Whitchurch

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch St Alkmund

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5441
(south-west side)
8/123 No. 20

House. Late C16 or C17, remodelled in the early C19. Rendered timber
frame on a tall plinth, partly rebuilt in painted brick. Slate roof.
2 framed bays. Remodelled in a Gothick style. One storey and attic
over semi-basement. External brick end stack to right. Pair of large
gabled eaves dormers, each has 2-light Gothick wooden casement with Y-
tracery. Ground-floor 3-light Gothick wooden casement to right with
intersecting tracery, and 16-pane glazing bar sash to left. Central
2-light wooden Gothick window with Y-tracery to ground and first floors.
Central 6-panelled door below (lower 2 panels beaded flush and shaped
raised and fielded upper panels) with moulded architrave. Approached
by flight of external steps with railings. 3-light basement window
to right. Right-hand gable end with 2-light attic wooden casement to
left and blocked small circular window to right. C20 brick lean-to.
Interior: entrance hall with moulded cornice. Early C19 staircase
with winders, closed string, stick balusters and tapered square newel
posts. Right-hand ground-floor room with moulded cornice. Left-hand
bedroom has C18 door with 2 raised and fielded panels. Fireplace in
right-hand basement room (former kitchen) with probably reused late C16
or early C17 moulded wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: SJ5416241690

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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