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The Vicarage, Shifnal

Description: The Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255248

OS Grid Reference: SJ7467207446
OS Grid Coordinates: 374672, 307446
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6641, -2.3759

Location: Church Street, Shifnal, Shropshire TF11 9AA

Locality: Shifnal
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF11 9AA

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Listing Text

(South side)

10/31 The Vicarage.


House. Mid to late C18. Red brick with hipped old tile roof. 3 storeys.
Rendered plinth, rendered cill bands to centre bay, end pilaster strips,
moulded wooden eaves cornice with small triangular pediment over centre bay,
and stack to left at rear. 5 bays, that in centre slightly projecting;
glazing bar sashes with gauged heads, in centre on second floor with lugged
architrave and on first floor with lugged architrave, pulvinated frieze,
and cornice. Central door with 6 raised and fielded panels, architrave,
semi-circular fanlight with intersecting Gothic tracery and doorcase
consisting of 2 fluted three-quarter Doric columns supporting broken
entablature with triglyph frieze, and open triangular pediment with
patorae on soffit. 2 small flanking C19 round arched side lights with
sashes. 2 bay side elevations. Interior: C18 square well staircase
rising both floors with landings, open string, turned balusters, moulded
ramped handrail with inlay at foot, column newels, and curved top landing
balustrade. B.O.E, Salop, p.245.

Listing NGR: SJ7467207446

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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