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77 and 78, Wyle Cop

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7067 / 52°42'24"N

Longitude: -2.7516 / 2°45'5"W

OS Eastings: 349312

OS Northings: 312377

OS Grid: SJ493123

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2H8L

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.P7XB

Entry Name: 77 and 78, Wyle Cop

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255135

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458757

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

SJ4912SW WYLE COP
653-1/15/731 (South side)
10/01/53 Nos.77 AND 78

GV II

Pair of shops, probably originally 2 dwellings. c1730. Brick
with plain tiled roof.
3 storeys and attic, 4-window range. Inserted shop fronts to
ground floor each side of wide central segmental archway, with
keystone capped by plaster urn, to passage to rear. Left-hand
shop front is late C19, with elaborate consoles to fascia. 3
segmentally-arched 12-pane sash windows above, with gauged
brick heads and stone keystones, and tripartite sash a later
insertion to right. Central window over passageway has small
balcony with cast-iron rails. 6 upper windows are all
segmentally-arched 12-pane sashes with gauged brick heads and
stone keystones. Angle quoins, modillion eaves cornice. Coped
gables with moulded kneelers. Gable end stacks. Roof light in
left-hand unit, 2 inserted or altered dormers to right. Rear
wings with crow stepped gables, and mutilated datestone in
gable apex, 173-.


Listing NGR: SJ4931212377

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