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St Martha's Cottage St Mary's Cottage, Market Drayton

Description: St Martha's Cottage St Mary's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260352

OS Grid Reference: SJ6771134069
OS Grid Coordinates: 367711, 334069
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9031, -2.4815

Location: 6 Great Hales Street, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 1JN

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/49 No. 20 (St. Mary's
Cottage) and 22 (St.
Martha's Cottage)

Pair of houses. Mid-to late C18. Painted brick, left-hand end wall
rendered. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attic. Painted plinth,
plat band and parapeted gable ends. Central brick ridge stack and
integral brick end stacks. Pair of gabled dormers to right with 2-
light wooden casements and plain barge boards. Right-hand house:
2 windows; wooden cross windows with tiled cills, those on ground floor
with segmental heads. 4 stone steps up to roughly central 6-panelled
door with segmental head. Gabled lattic wooden porch. Cast-iron
bootscraper to left. Left-hand house: 2 bays; first-floor 20-pane
glazing bar sashes, and ground-floor segmental-headed 3-light wooden
casement to left. Door to right with 6 raised and fielded panels and
4-part rectangular overlight with segmental head. Flight of 4 dressed
red/grey sandstone steps at right angles to door with wrought-iron
balustrade consisting of plain railings, twisted standards and plain
rail with curtail. Interiors of houses not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ6771134069

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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