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68, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7069 / 52°42'24"N

Longitude: -2.74 / 2°44'23"W

OS Eastings: 350098

OS Northings: 312391

OS Grid: SJ500123

Mapcode National: GBR BK.2D44

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.W7F5

Entry Name: 68, Abbey Foregate

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454665

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
653-1/17/24 (North side)
19/09/72 No.68

GV II

House. Mid C19. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys
3-window range. Central door up steps in portico with paired
fluted Doric columns and triglyph frieze. Canted bay windows
flank the doorway, with 2-pane sash windows with narrow margin
lights. Upper windows are 4-pane sashes in moulded
architraves, with pediment to central window. String course
over first-floor windows, then 6-pane sash attic windows and
eaves parapet. Wide dormer in the roof.


Listing NGR: SJ5009812391

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Description


SHREWSBURY

SJ5012SW ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/17/24 (North side)
19/09/72 No.68

GV II

House. Mid C19. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys
3-window range. Central door up steps in portico with paired
fluted Doric columns and triglyph frieze. Canted bay windows
flank the doorway, with 2-pane sash windows with narrow margin
lights. Upper windows are 4-pane sashes in moulded
architraves, with pediment to central window. String course
over first-floor windows, then 6-pane sash attic windows and
eaves parapet. Wide dormer in the roof.


Listing NGR: SJ5009812391

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