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The Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7032 / 52°42'11"N

Longitude: -2.7604 / 2°45'37"W

OS Eastings: 348716

OS Northings: 312001

OS Grid: SJ487120

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2M4B

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.K9RZ

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455393

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3

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

SJ4812SE CANONBURY
653-1/14/141 (North side)
The Old House

II

House. Mid C19. Red brick with yellow brick dressings and
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with attic and basement.
2-window range with side entrance. Main elevation faces the
river: wide gable to the right with slightly projecting
3-light wood mullioned and transomed window with pedimented
wood head on principal floor, and mullioned and transomed
oriel window alongside. 2-light casement windows on upper
floor, with stilted arched yellow brick hoodmoulds. Ornate
fretted barge-boards to gables, the eaves projecting on wood
brackets.
Elevation to Canonbury has wide gable to left with 2-storeyed
lean-to porch on inner face. Round-arched doorway with
6-panelled door. Stilted arched windows above. In the gable
over the porch, 3-light window with Gothick traceried lights
and shafts as mullions. Wide 2-light mullioned and transomed
stair window in return gable elevation, and 2-light mullioned
and transomed windows to its right on each floor. End wall
stacks.


Listing NGR: SJ4871612001

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