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113 and 114, Frankwell

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7111 / 52°42'39"N

Longitude: -2.7596 / 2°45'34"W

OS Eastings: 348781

OS Northings: 312870

OS Grid: SJ487128

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2797

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.L34Y

Entry Name: 113 and 114, Frankwell

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247610

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457161

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: St George of Cappadocia, Shrewsbury

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4812NE FRANKWELL
653-1/10/316 (North East side)
10/01/53 Nos.113 AND 114

GV II*

Pair of shops, probably originally dwellings. Early C17.
Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys with attic,
2-window range. Framed in square panels with close studding
with middle rails to facade. Central arched passage entry with
open-work decorative timber in the tympanum flanked by
inserted plain shop windows with separate doorways to their
right. Moulded bressumer to jettied upper storey, and 2
full-height projecting square gabled bays with bands of
5-light mullioned and transomed windows to first floor, and
balustraded studs above and below the windows. 2-light windows
to attic. Quatrefoil panels in gable apex.
A substantially complete example, the balustraded studs in a
distinctive local style.
(Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to
the Mid C17: 1953-).


Listing NGR: SJ4878112870

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Description


SHREWSBURY

SJ4812NE FRANKWELL
653-1/10/316 (North East side)
10/01/53 Nos.113 AND 114

GV II*

Pair of shops, probably originally dwellings. Early C17.
Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys with attic,
2-window range. Framed in square panels with close studding
with middle rails to facade. Central arched passage entry with
open-work decorative timber in the tympanum flanked by
inserted plain shop windows with separate doorways to their
right. Moulded bressumer to jettied upper storey, and 2
full-height projecting square gabled bays with bands of
5-light mullioned and transomed windows to first floor, and
balustraded studs above and below the windows. 2-light windows
to attic. Quatrefoil panels in gable apex.
A substantially complete example, the balustraded studs in a
distinctive local style.
(Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to
the Mid C17: 1953-).


Listing NGR: SJ4878112870

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