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Trentham House, Wem Urban

Description: Trentham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 259979

OS Grid Reference: SJ5098228883
OS Grid Coordinates: 350982, 328883
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8552, -2.7294

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

Trentham House

SJ 5128 3/72 28.8.51


Late C18 red brick house with low-pitched hipped Welsh slate roof. Moulded eaves
cornice. Square on plan. Three storeys. Three bays. Sashes without glazing bars
in segmental-headed openings, ground floor round-arched windows with keyblocks
and central blocked doorway with panelled pilasters, moulded console brackets and
Right hand (south-east) return: 3-storeys, 3 bays, ground floor 2 Victorian canted
bays and central blocked doorway.
Formerly the headmaster's house of the grammer school founded in 1650.

Listing NGR: SJ5122528984

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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