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15 and 15a, Shropshire Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9036 / 52°54'13"N

Longitude: -2.4842 / 2°29'3"W

OS Eastings: 367529

OS Northings: 334129

OS Grid: SJ675341

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.P32V

Mapcode Global: WH9C3.T87V

Plus Code: 9C4VWG38+C8

Entry Name: 15 and 15a, Shropshire Street

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260370

Location: Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Market Drayton

Built-Up Area: Market Drayton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Market Drayton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Market Drayton


SJ 6634-6734

(south-east side)
Nos. 15 and 15A


House, now shop and office. Early C17, remodelled in the early C19.
Timber frame, encased in painted brick. Plain tile roof. One framed
bay. 2 storeys and attic. Large central gabled eaves dormer consisting
of a small-paned 2-light wooden casement with wooden returned hoodmould.
Stack(s) not visible at time of survey (June 1986). First-floor glazing
bar sash with gauged-brick and stone cill. Barber's pole attached
to first floor at right. Ground-floor early C19 shop-front consisting
of a square bay with a pair of plate-glass sashes and fascia above.
Half-glazed door set at angle at right-hand corner. Right-hand gable
end: first-floor and attic glazing bar sashes with gauged- brick heads
and stone cills. Shopfront to left consisting of a plate-glass sash,
flanking reeded plaster strips with roundels at top and fascia above.
Small shop front to right with small-paned (2 x 3) window to right, 6-panelled
door to left (lower 2 panels flush), flanking reeded pilaster strips
with roundels at top, and fascia and cornice above. Interior: substantial
amount of surviving timber frame. Roof with large tie-beams, and chamered
purlins with straight wind braces. Chamfered corner posts. Ground-
floor chamfered spine beam. Old oak floorboards and plank doors.
The first floor was formerly jettied on to Shropshire Street. It is
reported (Mr. G. Hilton 1986) that the moulded bressumer survives behind
the fascia.

Listing NGR: SJ6752934129

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