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The Centre House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7098 / 52°42'35"N

Longitude: -2.7498 / 2°44'59"W

OS Eastings: 349437

OS Northings: 312719

OS Grid: SJ494127

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.29PR

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.Q4RY

Plus Code: 9C4VP752+W3

Entry Name: The Centre House

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456419

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


653-1/11/254 (North side)
10/01/53 The Centre House
(Formerly Listed as:
Old Council House)


Formerly known as: The Council House COUNCIL HOUSE COURTYARD.
House, fomerly wing of Old Council House (qv) and now a
separate dwelling. c1840. Brick with plain tiled roof. 2
storeys, 2-window range facing SE. Inserted doorway to left in
recessed bay, with 2-light mullioned window with hoodmould
alongside. Upper window similar. Slightly advanced gable to
the right, with paired 2-light leaded casements with
hoodmoulds and a 2-light casement above. Axial stack. Small
dormer in roof. Rear elevation to courtyard with paired
2-light mullioned windows with hoodmoulds on each floor.

Listing NGR: SJ4941612705

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

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