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55-57, Sheinton Street, Much Wenlock

Description: 55-57, Sheinton Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 254842

OS Grid Reference: SJ6232300079
OS Grid Coordinates: 362323, 300079
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5972, -2.5577

Location: Sheinton Street, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6HU

Locality: Much Wenlock
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF13 6HU

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Nos 55 to 57 (consec)
SJ 60 SW (SJ 6200) 6/82 24.10.50.


Mainly late C15 rubble with a timber frame and plaster super structure,
probably early C16. 2 storeys; stone dressings to sides; 2 moulded wood
mullioned and transomed eight-light windows above. The lower storey is
somewhat mutilated but retains an original small splayed light. One late
C18 moulded wood doorcase with 6-fielded-panelled door; C16 stack with
diagonal brick shafts at rear. The east wall contains two arches of circa
1300, probably of an earlier monastic building. Formerly known as The
Old Gaol.

Nos 50 to 59 form a group

Listing NGR: SJ6232600086

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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