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Number 91 and Front Area Railings, Wem Urban

Description: Number 91 and Front Area Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 259949

OS Grid Reference: SJ5107828844
OS Grid Coordinates: 351078, 328844
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8549, -2.7280

Location: High Street, Wem, Shropshire SY4 5DG

Locality: Wem Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 5DG

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Listing Text

(south side)

No 91 and
Front area railings
SJ 5128 3/44 28.8.51


Late C18 red brick house. Slate roof with stone coping to gable ends, and parapet
also with stone coping. Three storeys. Three bays. Left and right semi-circular
3-storey bays with convex sash window on each floor with glazing bars and rusticated
lintels, the ground floor has tripartite sashes with decorated lintels. Second
floor centre window is blind. Central pilastered doorway with semi-circular fan-
light and glazed door. Trellis-work porch across the central recess with tent-sloped
roof. Large brick chimney stacks at gable ends.
Including early C19 front area railings, cast-iron on dwarf ashlar wall, alternate
decorated and plain shafts and small pineapples to the gate-posts of central gateway.

Listing NGR: SJ5107828844

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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