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17 and 17a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9038 / 52°54'13"N

Longitude: -2.4836 / 2°29'0"W

OS Eastings: 367569

OS Northings: 334148

OS Grid: SJ675341

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.P375

Mapcode Global: WH9C3.T8JQ

Entry Name: 17 and 17a, High Street

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260359

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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Listing Text

SJ 6634-6734
13/55

MARKET DRAYTON C.P.
HIGH STREET (south- west side)

Nos. 17 and 17A

GV
II

House, latterly inn, now pair of shops. Early to mid-C18 remodelling
of a probably C17 building. Rendered, over either timber frame or
brick. Plain tile roof. Incorporating timber framed core. 2 storeys.
Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Pair of dormers, left-hand hipped and
right-hand gabled, and both with small-paned wooden casements. Stack
behind ridge to left. 4 bays; first-floor 4-pane (C18 altered in C19)
sashes with exposed wooden boxes. Pair of mid-C20 projecting shop-front
each with plate glass window to right and door to left. Door to passage-
way to left with 8 beaded flush panels and rectangular overlight.
Pair of gabled rear wings (end walls rebuilt in late C20). Interior:
substantial amount of surviving timber frame including framed right-hand
end wall with wattle and daub infill, chamfered jowl post, and chamfered
beam with run-out stops. Plastered former rear wall of front range
visible in attic with small window and a door with a moulded beam reused
as a jamb. C17 oak winder stair to attic. Old oak floor boards.
Small cupboard on stairs to first floor with butterfly hinges. C18
work includes cased beams, 6-panelled doors with moulded architraves,
and ground-floor rear room with probably former fireplace or bookcase
surround with fluted pilasters.

Listing NGR: SJ6756934148

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

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