History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

18-21, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7076 / 52°42'27"N

Longitude: -2.7449 / 2°44'41"W

OS Eastings: 349769

OS Northings: 312474

OS Grid: SJ497124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2JY3

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.T63M

Entry Name: 18-21, Abbey Foregate

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454647

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

Find accommodation in
Shrewsbury

Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SE ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/16/7 (North side)
19/09/72 Nos.18-21 (Consecutive)

GV II

Row of houses and shops, now in use as garage and restaurant.
Probably C15 in origin, though much altered. Brick cladding to
cruck framing with tiled roof. One storey and attic, 4-bay
plan, with cross wing to left, its framing exposed in the rear
gable. Inserted doors and shop fronts in ground floor, and
renewed framed dormers in the roof. Central gabled bay
advanced, but entirely renewed. INTERIOR: 4 massive cruck
trusses with braced collars visible internally.


Listing NGR: SJ4977412479

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.