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1-8 Claremont Bank and Attached Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7086 / 52°42'30"N

Longitude: -2.7589 / 2°45'31"W

OS Eastings: 348824

OS Northings: 312596

OS Grid: SJ488125

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2FGH

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.L5GV

Plus Code: 9C4VP65R+CC

Entry Name: 1-8 Claremont Bank and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455985

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

Tagged with: Terrace of houses

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1-8 Claremont Bank and attached railings (Consecutive)



Terrace of eight houses, now offices. c 1830. Stucco over brick with Welsh slate roof. Three-storeyed with full basements. Grouped in pairs which are stepped down the slope, each pair a six-window range. Ground-floor windows and doors recessed in shallow arches: recessed Doric fluted shafts to paired doorcases and six-panelled doors with overlights. Tripartite sash windows with incised key decoration on mullions. First-floor windows are twelve-pane sashes in segmentally-arched recesses. Moulded cornice to eaves parapet. Side wall stacks.

SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron area railings throughout.

Nos.5-8 listed 30.5.69.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 5 October 2017.

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