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54-59, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7072 / 52°42'25"N

Longitude: -2.7412 / 2°44'28"W

OS Eastings: 350020

OS Northings: 312426

OS Grid: SJ500124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2KTZ

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.V6VY

Entry Name: 54-59, Abbey Foregate

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246314

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454659

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2

County: Shropshire

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

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ5012SW ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/17/19 (North side)
19/09/72 Nos.54-59 (Consecutive)

GV II

Terrace of 6 houses. c1850. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys with attic raised over basement, 6-window range. The
dwellings are arranged as a series of symmetrical pairs, with
3-centred arched doorways and 8 panelled doors with overlights
up steps. Projecting sashes in stone architraves with mullions
and transoms making divisions. The window of No.54 is built
out into a small flat-roofed extension. Upper windows are
similar, but with no architraves and flat-arched brick heads.
2-light sash windows (some renewed) to coped gabled attic
dormers. Plain brick eaves course. Axial and end wall stacks.


Listing NGR: SJ5000812431

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

Description


SHREWSBURY

SJ5012SW ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/17/19 (North side)
19/09/72 Nos.54-59 (Consecutive)

GV II

Terrace of 6 houses. c1850. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys with attic raised over basement, 6-window range. The
dwellings are arranged as a series of symmetrical pairs, with
3-centred arched doorways and 8 panelled doors with overlights
up steps. Projecting sashes in stone architraves with mullions
and transoms making divisions. The window of No.54 is built
out into a small flat-roofed extension. Upper windows are
similar, but with no architraves and flat-arched brick heads.
2-light sash windows (some renewed) to coped gabled attic
dormers. Plain brick eaves course. Axial and end wall stacks.


Listing NGR: SJ5000812431

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