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Wash House

A Grade II Listed Building in Prees, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8937 / 52°53'37"N

Longitude: -2.6328 / 2°37'58"W

OS Eastings: 357522

OS Northings: 333101

OS Grid: SJ575331

Mapcode National: GBR 7N.PNZK

Mapcode Global: WH9C1.JJHH

Plus Code: 9C4VV9V8+FV

Entry Name: Wash House

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260530

Location: Prees, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Prees

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Fauls Holy Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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SJ 53 SE

GALES LANE (west side)
Wash house approx. 2m west of Yew Tree Cottage


Wash house, now store-shed. Probably late C19. Red brick; machine
tile roof. One level; small cast-iron latticed window on each side
with entrance through boarded door to right gable end. Red brick ridge
stack to left. Interior: cast-iron sink with furnace below for heating
water; bread oven to right of stack. Red tile floor. Included as a
rare and complete example of a small Victorian wash house.

Listing NGR: SJ5752233101

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