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Ore House at Ngr Sj 3751 0224, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Ore House at Ngr Sj 3751 0224

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257482

OS Grid Reference: SJ3750402250
OS Grid Coordinates: 337504, 302250
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6144, -2.9244

Location: Shop Lane, Worthen, Shropshire SY5 0NT

Locality: Worthen with Shelve
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0NT

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Listing Text

SJ 3751 0224

6/151 Ore House at NGR
- SJ 3751 0224

- II

Ore house. Mid- to late C19. Regularly coursed limestone rubble with
red brick dressings and patching, slate roof. Single storey; south
side has double doors to left and late C20 door to right. Late C19
multi-paned casement to right gable end. Interior: central brick wall;
left side now used for stores, right as religious meeting house. Probably
constructed during 1870s as part of extensive improvements to the mine.
F. Brook and M. Allbutt, The Shropshire Lead Mines (1973) P.67.

Listing NGR: SJ3750402250

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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