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79 and 80, Wyle Cop

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7067 / 52°42'23"N

Longitude: -2.7517 / 2°45'6"W

OS Eastings: 349305

OS Northings: 312375

OS Grid: SJ493123

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2H7H

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.P7VB

Entry Name: 79 and 80, Wyle Cop

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1270461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458758

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


653-1/15/732 (South side)
10/01/53 Nos.79 AND 80


Pair of shops, probably originally a single dwelling. Late C16
or early C17 with later alterations. Timber-framed but
rendered, and part painted in imitation of timbering. Plain
tiled roof. 3 storeys and attic, 2-window range. Shop fronts
inserted early-mid C20, that to left having fascia carried on
ornate console brackets, the window flanked by doorways one
now blocked. Paired 4-pane sash in left-hand unit, with paired
9-pane sash to second storey. Tripartite sashes on each floor
to right. Second storey is jettied out, the bressumer reshaped
with moulded plaster work which is echoed in projecting eaves
cornice. Single gable dormer in roof to left. Gable end and
axial stack.

Listing NGR: SJ4930512375

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

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