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164, 165 and 166, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7065 / 52°42'23"N

Longitude: -2.7402 / 2°44'24"W

OS Eastings: 350084

OS Northings: 312353

OS Grid: SJ500123

Mapcode National: GBR BK.2D35

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.W7BF

Entry Name: 164, 165 and 166, Abbey Foregate

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246330

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454958

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
653-1/17/51 (South side)
10/01/53 Nos.164, 165 AND 166

GV II

Row of houses, one now in use as post office. Late C16 or
early C17. Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys,
6-window range. Irregular square panelled framing with mid
rail to each storey. Each dwelling a 2-unit plan, the central
entrance in Nos 164 & 166, doorway to left in No.165.
Pedimented canopy over doorway to No.165, plain architrave on
brackets to No.164, and moulded architrave to No.166. Sash
windows flank the doorway to No.164, casements in Nos 165 &
166. Upper windows are casements, irregularly spaced. 4
dormers in roof with fretted barge-boards with finials. Rear
and axial stacks.


Listing NGR: SJ5008412353

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

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