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Forge House, Market Drayton

Description: Forge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 260347

OS Grid Reference: SJ6771634091
OS Grid Coordinates: 367716, 334091
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9033, -2.4814

Location: 2 Great Hales Street, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 1JW

Locality: Market Drayton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 1JW

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/44 Nos. 23-27 (odd)
20.8.71 (now Forge House)


Pair of cottages, now one. Early to mid-C19 with some late C20 alterations.
Brick (painted to front) with plain tile roof. One storey and attic.
High brick plinth and parapeted gable end to right with shaped stone
kneeler and truncated integral brick end stack. Pair of gabled semi
dormers with C20 small-paned 2-light wooden casements and boarded gables.
2-window front; 16-pane glazing bar sashes with slightly segmental heads
and painted stone cills. Boarded door between, off-centre to left,
with hipped porch on shaped brackets. Blocked doorway to right.
Double flight of stone steps (5 to left and 6 to right) with plain wrought-
iron railings. Lower wing set back to right with parapeted gable end
and pair of garage doors under a segmental head. Segmental-headed
3-light window in right-hand gable end. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ6771634091

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Source: English Heritage

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