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15 and 15a, Shropshire Street, Market Drayton

Description: 15 and 15a, Shropshire Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260370

OS Grid Reference: SJ6753234127
OS Grid Coordinates: 367532, 334127
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9036, -2.4841

Location: St Mary's Street, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 3BZ

Locality: Market Drayton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 3BZ

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

13/66 Nos. 15 and 15A

House, now shop and office. Early C17, remodelled in the early C19.
Timber frame, encased in painted brick. Plain tile roof. One framed
bay. 2 storeys and attic. Large central gabled eaves dormer consisting
of a small-paned 2-light wooden casement with wooden returned hoodmould.
Stack(s) not visible at time of survey (June 1986). First-floor glazing
bar sash with gauged-brick and stone cill. Barber's pole attached
to first floor at right. Ground-floor early C19 shop-front consisting
of a square bay with a pair of plate-glass sashes and fascia above.
Half-glazed door set at angle at right-hand corner. Right-hand gable
end: first-floor and attic glazing bar sashes with gauged- brick heads
and stone cills. Shopfront to left consisting of a plate-glass sash,
flanking reeded plaster strips with roundels at top and fascia above.
Small shop front to right with small-paned (2 x 3) window to right, 6-panelled
door to left (lower 2 panels flush), flanking reeded pilaster strips
with roundels at top, and fascia and cornice above. Interior: substantial
amount of surviving timber frame. Roof with large tie-beams, and chamf-
ered purlins with straight wind braces. Chamfered corner posts. Ground-
floor chamfered spine beam. Old oak floorboards and plank doors.
The first floor was formerly jettied on to Shropshire Street. It is
reported (Mr. G. Hilton 1986) that the moulded bressumer survives behind
the fascia.

Listing NGR: SJ6753234127

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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