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119 and 120, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7054 / 52°42'19"N

Longitude: -2.7345 / 2°44'4"W

OS Eastings: 350466

OS Northings: 312223

OS Grid: SJ504122

Mapcode National: GBR BK.2MGJ

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.Z809

Entry Name: 119 and 120, Abbey Foregate

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246379

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454944

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 St Giles with Sutton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ5012SW ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/17/38 (North side)
10/01/53 Nos.119 AND 120

GV II

Pair of houses. c1840. Buff brick with Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys with basement and attic. 4-window range, the outer
gabled bays advanced. Paired 6-panelled doors with overlights
in porch with round-arched doorways running between the
projecting outer bays. Leaded canted bay windows to ground
floor in the gables, with pilasters marking angles each side
of single 12-pane sash window. 12-pane sash windows above, in
moulded stone architraves with shallow pedimented heads.
Simple moulded architraves over central windows. Round-arched
attic windows in gable apexes. Axial stacks behind gables.


Listing NGR: SJ5046612223

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

Description


SHREWSBURY

SJ5012SW ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/17/38 (North side)
10/01/53 Nos.119 AND 120

GV II

Pair of houses. c1840. Buff brick with Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys with basement and attic. 4-window range, the outer
gabled bays advanced. Paired 6-panelled doors with overlights
in porch with round-arched doorways running between the
projecting outer bays. Leaded canted bay windows to ground
floor in the gables, with pilasters marking angles each side
of single 12-pane sash window. 12-pane sash windows above, in
moulded stone architraves with shallow pedimented heads.
Simple moulded architraves over central windows. Round-arched
attic windows in gable apexes. Axial stacks behind gables.


Listing NGR: SJ5046612223

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