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Severn Wharf Building (Premises of Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Telford, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.6295 / 52°37'46"N

Longitude: -2.4922 / 2°29'31"W

OS Eastings: 366782

OS Northings: 303638

OS Grid: SJ667036

Mapcode National: GBR BW.7F4L

Mapcode Global: WH9DG.P5FH

Plus Code: 9C4VJGH5+Q4

Entry Name: Severn Wharf Building (Premises of Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust)

Listing Date: 26 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293325

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362247

Location: The Gorge, Telford and Wrekin, TF8

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: The Gorge

Built-Up Area: Telford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Coalbrookdale

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

5362 south side
Severn Wharf Building
(Premises of Ironbridge
Gorge Museum Trust)
SJ 6603 13/394 26.3.68


Mid/late C19, originally a wharf building and warehouse of the Coalbrookdale Company.
Red with yellow brick dressings in Gothick style. Castellated with pinnacles and
buttresses, moulded stringcourses, pointed arch window openings with dripmoulds,
diamond-paned casements. Single storey range south-east front has large 4-centred
arch doorway right and left with polygonal 'apse' at centre with lancets and
2 flanking castellated turrets. Each turret has a round ornamental terracotta
chimnay pot. The sides have 4 gables each with pointed arch windows. Plain tile
Originally there was a basin for barges adjacent to the wharf building.

Listing NGR: SJ6678203638

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

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