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Nos. 25 and 26 Castle Street and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7099 / 52°42'35"N

Longitude: -2.7505 / 2°45'1"W

OS Eastings: 349390

OS Northings: 312730

OS Grid: SJ493127

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.29KB

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.Q4FW

Entry Name: Nos. 25 and 26 Castle Street and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455433

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 02/04/2012


SJ4912NW
653-1/11/167
10/01/53


SHREWSBURY
CASTLE STREET
(South East side)
Nos.25 AND 26
and attached railings


(Formerly Listed as: CASTLE STREET
(South East side) Nos.25 AND 26)


GV
II


House, now offices. Late C18. Brick with stucco to basement,
and roof not visible behind parapet. 3 principal storeys with
attic and basement. 3-window range. Steps up to central
entrance in panelled architrave with shallow pediment and a
leaded window over it included in the composition. It is
flanked by 2 canted bay windows which continue from basement
storey. Upper windows are Venetian windows in recessed arches
with fan plaster decoration in the overarch. String course. 3
6-pane sashes over (central window blank), moulded stone
cornice and vestigial attic storey. Doorway to No.26 in narrow
bay recessed to right: lean-to porch with pedimented hood
carried on console brackets. Gable and axial stacks.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron railings to basement area.


Listing NGR: SJ4939012731

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

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