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Shropshire House

A Grade II Listed Building in Prees, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.897 / 52°53'49"N

Longitude: -2.6656 / 2°39'56"W

OS Eastings: 355322

OS Northings: 333495

OS Grid: SJ553334

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.PF0T

Mapcode Global: WH9C1.0FYX

Plus Code: 9C4VV8WM+RQ

Entry Name: Shropshire House

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427297

ID on this website: 101264622

Location: Prees, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Prees

Built-Up Area: Prees

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Prees St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Tagged with: Post office

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/07/2019

SJ 5433-5533

No 16, Shropshire House

(Formerly listed as Shropshire House, SHREWSBURY STREET, previously listed as Shropshire House (including Prees Post Office))

House. Late C18 refronting of C17 building; later additions and alterations. Rendered timber frame clad in C18 red brick to front; slate roof. Original house of three framed bays with eaves raised and clad in brick to front in late C18. Two storeys and attic with dentilled eaves cornice; three window front, three-light C19 segmental-headed casements with late C19 gabled eaves dormers directly above. Main entrance between first and second windows from left through plain pilastered doorcase with four-panel door (top panels now glazed); similar entrance to far right. Red brick ridge stack between second and third windows from left and integral end stack to left.

INTERIOR: timber frame (square panels) exposed to original back wall on ground floor, fragmentarily to cross-wall to right of entrance and to right gable end on first floor. Single-purlin roof in three bays with collar and tie-beam trusses visible in attic. Gabled range at right-angles to rear, rebuilt late C20 is not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5532233495

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