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Numbers 22-24 and Number 25 (The Crescent) and Adjoining Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.705 / 52°42'18"N

Longitude: -2.7554 / 2°45'19"W

OS Eastings: 349058

OS Northings: 312198

OS Grid: SJ490121

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2NB8

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.N84L

Plus Code: 9C4VP64V+2V

Entry Name: Numbers 22-24 and Number 25 (The Crescent) and Adjoining Railings

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1270561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458376

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 TOWN WALLS
653-1/15/675 (South side)
10/01/53 Nos.22-25 (Consecutive)
The Crescent (25) and adjoining
railings

GV II

Terrace of 4 dwellings built on a shallow curve, some now in
use as offices. c1790. Attributed to Joseph Bromfield, a local
plasterer and architect. Brick with low pitched Welsh slate
roof. 3 storeys over basement, each dwelling a 2-window range.
Doorway of each unit to the left, with architrave recessed in
shallow arch and 6-panelled doors with ornamental traceried
fanlights. Ground-floor windows slightly recessed, with
ornamental fanlight of doorways echoed in plasterwork over.
Upper windows are 12-pane sashes with flat-arched brick heads.
Parapet eaves cornice. End wall stacks. Cast-iron railings
adjoin over basement area. Rear elevation has stone eaves
parapet and advanced 4 central bays with brick pilasters.
No.25 listed 30.5.69.
(Colvin H: A Dictionary of British Architects: London: 1978-).


Listing NGR: SJ4905812198

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