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Latitude: 52.7073 / 52°42'26"N
Longitude: -2.7414 / 2°44'29"W
OS Eastings: 350001
OS Northings: 312433
OS Grid: SJ500124
Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2KRR
Mapcode Global: WH8BT.V6QW
Plus Code: 9C4VP745+VC
Entry Name: 52 and 53 Abbey Foregate and area walls and railings
Listing Date: 19 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246196
English Heritage Legacy ID: 454658
Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2
Civil Parish: Shrewsbury
Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury Holy Cross
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 5012 SW
ABBEY FOREGATE (north side),
Nos. 52 and 53 and area walls and railings
Pair of houses. Mid C19. Brick with Welsh slate roof. Two storeys with attic dormers raised over basement. Three window range. Two window range to right, with wide coped gable and central doorways up steps. Left-hand door with chamfered lattice work panelling and part-glazing in two-centred archway. Right-hand eight-panelled door in three-centred archway. Projecting sash windows with wood mullions and transoms to each side. Blind window over door, sash with mullion and transom to right, and canted oriel window to the left. Four-pane sashes to attic.
Additional narrower range to left with wide canted bay window to ground floor and basement, sash window with wood mullion and transom above, and small dormer in the roof. Gable and axial stacks.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron railings and stone piers to steps and basement area, and massive coursed and squared stone blocks to area wall.
Listing NGR: SJ5000412432
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