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50 and 51, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7073 / 52°42'26"N

Longitude: -2.7417 / 2°44'29"W

OS Eastings: 349987

OS Northings: 312438

OS Grid: SJ499124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2KQM

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.V6MV

Entry Name: 50 and 51, Abbey Foregate

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454657

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SE ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/16/17 (North side)
10/01/53 Nos.50 AND 51

GV II

Pair of houses. c1860. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys
with attic raised over basement, 4-window range. Outer
3-centred arched doorways up steps, with hoodmoulds and
8-panelled doors. Canted bay windows with stone dressings and
parapet, mullions and transoms to sashes, each side of central
mullioned and transomed sash window with hoodmould over
flat-arched head. Upper windows are also sashes with mullions
and transoms and hoodmoulds. Moulded stone eaves cornice. 2
coped gables with stone finials. Axial stack with star-like
flues.


Listing NGR: SJ4998512444

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

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