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178-182, ABBEY FOREGATE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7071 / 52°42'25"N

Longitude: -2.742 / 2°44'31"W

OS Eastings: 349961

OS Northings: 312416

OS Grid: SJ499124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2KMF

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.V7G0

Entry Name: 178-182, ABBEY FOREGATE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454959

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

SJ4912SE ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/16/52 (South side)
10/01/53 Nos.178-182 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
BROOK STREET
No.21)
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY FOREGATE
(South side)
Nos.178-182)

GV II

Includes: No.21 BROOK ROAD.
Row of houses, now also used as shops. Late C16. Timber-framed
with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys, 8-window range in all. Long
range and cross wing. Cross wing to right refaced in brick
painted in imitation of timber-framing, square panelled
framing exposed in return elevation. Inserted shop front to
ground floor, and casement window over. Main range also framed
in square panels with arched bracing and middle rail. Doorway
to left, with projecting 3-light casement window alongside,
and inserted early C20 shop front in centre. Doorway to right,
and wide passage entry beyond. Upper storey jettied with
moulded bressumer. 3 upper projecting 3-light casement
windows. Gable and axial stacks.
Nos 178, 181 & 182 listed 30.5.69.


Listing NGR: SJ4996812414

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

Description


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SE ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/16/52 (South side)
10/01/53 Nos.178-182 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
BROOK STREET
No.21)
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY FOREGATE
(South side)
Nos.178-182)

GV II

Includes: No.21 BROOK ROAD.
Row of houses, now also used as shops. Late C16. Timber-framed
with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys, 8-window range in all. Long
range and cross wing. Cross wing to right refaced in brick
painted in imitation of timber-framing, square panelled
framing exposed in return elevation. Inserted shop front to
ground floor, and casement window over. Main range also framed
in square panels with arched bracing and middle rail. Doorway
to left, with projecting 3-light casement window alongside,
and inserted early C20 shop front in centre. Doorway to right,
and wide passage entry beyond. Upper storey jettied with
moulded bressumer. 3 upper projecting 3-light casement
windows. Gable and axial stacks.
Nos 178, 181 & 182 listed 30.5.69.


Listing NGR: SJ4996812414

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