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Latitude: 52.7063 / 52°42'22"N
Longitude: -2.754 / 2°45'14"W
OS Eastings: 349153
OS Northings: 312334
OS Grid: SJ491123
Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2GPX
Mapcode Global: WH8BT.N7SM
Plus Code: 9C4VP64W+GC
Entry Name: St Winefride's Convent (Part)
Listing Date: 10 January 1953
Last Amended: 17 November 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1271079
English Heritage Legacy ID: 456153
Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1
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
Tagged with: Architectural structure
SJ4912SW COLLEGE COURT
653-1/15/211 (South West side)
10/01/53 Nos.1 AND 2
St Winefride's Convent (part)
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
Formerly known as: No.3 COLLEGE COURT.
Two houses, now convent. Mid C18, with early C19 additions,
possible earlier timber-framed core in one range. Brick with
Welsh slate roofs.
No.1 forms principal building: mid C18, two-storeyed, with
attics. 3 bays, with additional gabled bay to right. Central
doorway, an 8-panelled door in Gibbs surround with pediment,
flanked by 4-pane sash windows with cambered arched heads.
Similar doorcase and arrangement of facade on rear elevation
also. 12-pane sash windows with cambered heads on each floor
in gabled range to right. Gable end stacks.
Running at right angles to this, a cross range apparently
mid-late C18, possibly incorporating an earlier structure
(some coursed stonework in wall to St Chad's Churchyard).
2-storeyed, 3-window range to courtyard, with 4-panelled
doorway to left and 4-pane sash windows.
Added to north in early C19, and once in separate occupation,
a 2-storeyed, 3-window range with central pedimented bay
advanced, with blocked central door flanked by narrow 8-pane
sash windows, and 12-pane sashes in the outer bays, all with
flat-arched gauged brick heads. Plain overhanging eaves.
INTERIOR: No.1 has original staircase with moulded tread ends
and turned balusters inside.
Listing NGR: SJ4915312334
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