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10 and 11, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7074 / 52°42'26"N

Longitude: -2.7531 / 2°45'11"W

OS Eastings: 349214

OS Northings: 312461

OS Grid: SJ492124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2GX2

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.P66R

Entry Name: 10 and 11, High Street

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457318

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 Alkmund

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW
653-1/15/344
19/09/72

HIGH STREET
(North East side)
Nos.10 AND 11

II

Pair of shops. Late C18, with probable earlier core.
Remodelled for John Ashby by Thomas Farnolls Pritchard. Brick
with plain tiled roof.
3 storeys, 4-window range, the windows grouped in pairs each
side of blocked central window space. First and second floor
windows do not align in No.10. Inserted shop fronts flanking
central doorway. Shop fronts are late C19: fascias have been
renewed but enriched architraves survive, and moulded shafts
each side of central doorway to No.10. Recessed double doors,
with ornate moulded woodwork forming shallow pediment and
frieze. Upper windows are 2-pane sashes to first floor, with
flat-arched gauged brick heads. Second-floor windows are
12-pane sashes in No.11, casements in No.10, all with
flat-arched heads. Stone string course between the storeys.
High parapet eaves concealing steeply pitched roof with
suggests that this is the refronting of an earlier structure.
Lead rainwater goods to left, with enriched head.
(Colvin H: A Dictionary of British Architects: London: 1978-).

Listing NGR: SJ4921412461

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