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Claremont Buildings (Terrace) and Attached Railings and Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.708 / 52°42'28"N

Longitude: -2.7593 / 2°45'33"W

OS Eastings: 348794

OS Northings: 312534

OS Grid: SJ487125

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2FCD

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.L678

Plus Code: 9C4VP65R+67

Entry Name: Claremont Buildings (Terrace) and Attached Railings and Steps

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455987

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


653-1/10/183 (West side)
10/01/53 Nos 1-6 (Cons) Claremont Buildings
(terrace) and attached railings and


Terrace of 6 houses, now offices. Early C19. By John Carline.
Ashlar faced, rusticated to ground floor, Welsh slate shallow
mansard roof.
3 storeys over basement, 12-window range (4-1-2-2-2-1). Ground
floor openings all contained in round-arched recesses. 2
left-hand units have paired 6-panelled doors with simply
glazed fanlights (more ornate floral tracery pattern in left
hand doorway), flanked by sash windows. To the right, 2-storey
porch blocks each of 2 bays with paired doorways divided by
wide pilaster with console brackets to heavy projecting
cornice. These porches are separated by a 2-window range. Deep
cornice over ground floor, then 12-pane sash windows with flat
heads and continuous sill band to first floor, and 6-pane
sashes to attic storey. Heavy projecting cornice and parapet
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron railings to basement area, and
flanking steps to raised pavement at right-hand end of
No.2 listed 30.5.69.

Listing NGR: SJ4879412534

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

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