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18-21, Abbey Foregate

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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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

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Listing Text


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


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.

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