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Old George Chambers, Market Drayton

Description: Old George Chambers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260356

OS Grid Reference: SJ6760934137
OS Grid Coordinates: 367609, 334137
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9037, -2.4830

Location: A529, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 1PY

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

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Listing Text

east side)

13/53 Nos. 11 and llA (Old
George Chambers)

House, latterly inn, now shop and offices. Probably early to mid-
C19 with late C18 additions and early to mid-C19 alterations. Rendered
(lined as ashlar) probably over timber frame, partly rebuilt in red
sandstone and red brick. Red brick additions at rear. Plain tile
roof. One and a half bays with flush gabled cross wing to left of
2 or 3 bays. 2 storeys with additions of 2 storeys and attic. Cross-
wing with brackets supporting wall plate. Truncated brick ridge stack
off-centre to left at junction with cross wing. 3 first-floor C19
four-pane sashes with painted stone cills. Pair of large late C20
plate-glass shop windows with glazed door set at angle to left and reeessed
porch to right with 2 glazed doors. Rear ofcross wing rebuilt in brick
with rendered gable above. Large late C18 or early C19 brick wing
at rear; 2 storeys and attic with dentil brick eaves cornice and integral
lateral brick stack. Interior with evidence of timber framing.

Listing NGR: SJ6760934137

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Source: English Heritage

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