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Description: 13a and 15, Market Place
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255262
OS Grid Reference: SJ7490207593
OS Grid Coordinates: 374902, 307593
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6655, -2.3725
SJ 7407-7507 SHIFNAL C.P. MARKET PLACE
10/24 13A and 15 (formerly
26/5/55 listed as No. 14 and
2 houses, now 2 shops and flats. Circa 1600 with C20 shop fronts. Timber
framed with rendered square panels, parallel diagonal bracing forming
lozenge patterns, and old tile roof. 3 framed bays with 2 framed bay wing
to rear. 2 storeys. Jettied first floor with moulded bressumer and cut
brackets; 5 small jettied gables above, 3 to right with concave lozenge-
decorated queen post trusses, 2 to left with single-posted trusses and
tension braces, and continuous moulded bressumer with small brackets. Ridge
stack on wing to rear. 3 blocked former 3-light second floor windows to
right; 2 first floor 6-light C20 wooden mullioned and transomed leaded
casements to left and 3-light C20 leaded casement to right; two C20 double-
fronted shop fronts to left with central glazed doors, and carriageway to
right. Wing to rear with 2 separate framed bays, both with square framing
and queen post trusses with V-struts. This building forms a good group
with Nos, 1 and 2 Park Street (q.v.) N. Pevsner, B.O.E., Shropshire, p.245.
Listing NGR: SJ7490207593
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