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Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7072 / 52°42'25"N

Longitude: -2.7429 / 2°44'34"W

OS Eastings: 349904

OS Northings: 312428

OS Grid: SJ499124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2KDT

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.V61Y

Entry Name: Attached Railings

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454961

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
653-1/16/54 (South side)
19/09/72 Nos.188-192 (Consecutive)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 5 houses. c1840. Brick, part painted and stuccoed
with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys and basement, 7-window range.
Symmetrically planned with single central door and flanking
windows, outer paired doors with flanking windows on each
side. 4-panelled doors with lozenge tracery overlights
(central renewed) in moulded architraves with curved consoles
carrying entablature. Windows are 12-pane sashes with
flat-arched heads, and the outer windows have flat-arched
stone heads with keystones. Blind windows over paired
doorways. Moulded stuccoed eaves cornice. Gable and axial
stacks.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearhead railings on stone plinth define
the basement area and steps to each house.


Listing NGR: SJ4990412428

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

Description


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SE ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/16/54 (South side)
19/09/72 Nos.188-192 (Consecutive)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 5 houses. c1840. Brick, part painted and stuccoed
with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys and basement, 7-window range.
Symmetrically planned with single central door and flanking
windows, outer paired doors with flanking windows on each
side. 4-panelled doors with lozenge tracery overlights
(central renewed) in moulded architraves with curved consoles
carrying entablature. Windows are 12-pane sashes with
flat-arched heads, and the outer windows have flat-arched
stone heads with keystones. Blind windows over paired
doorways. Moulded stuccoed eaves cornice. Gable and axial
stacks.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearhead railings on stone plinth define
the basement area and steps to each house.


Listing NGR: SJ4990412428

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