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16 and 17, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7098 / 52°42'35"N

Longitude: -2.7513 / 2°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 349340

OS Northings: 312727

OS Grid: SJ493127

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.29CV

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.Q42X

Entry Name: 16 and 17, Castle Street

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455431

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912NW CASTLE STREET
653-1/11/166 (North West side)
19/09/72 Nos.16 AND 17

GV II

Shop. Early C19, with facade of the C20. Mock timber facade
over brick, with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys, 3-window range
with shop front of three 4-centred arched bays with central
doorway with carved spandrels and leaded upper lights to
windows. Late C20 fascia and canopy over. Upper windows are
leaded casements of 2 lights, flanking a 6-light central
window, and there is a 2-light casement in the central attic
gable. Mock timber-framing is close studding with ogee arched
braces. Enriched barge-boards to gable.
Return elevation to School Gardens is brick wing running back
from this street block. Painted brick, 3 storeys, with
inserted double doors and window to ground floor, 12-pane sash
windows above (20-panes to attic), with flat-arched heads.
Projecting added square oriel at first floor, with leaded
upper lights and carved floral frieze. Dentilled eaves band.


Listing NGR: SJ4933512735

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