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27, Shropshire Street, Market Drayton

Description: 27, Shropshire Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 260371

OS Grid Reference: SJ6750834084
OS Grid Coordinates: 367508, 334084
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9032, -2.4845

Location: 14 Church Street, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 3DA

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

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

13/67 No. 27 (formerly listed as
7.5.52 The Abbot's House)

House, now restaurant. Early to mid-C17. Timber framed with plaster
and painted brick infill on painted dressed sandstone plinth, partly rebuilt
in painted brick. Plain tile roof. Framing: front wall and gable
with closely-spaced uprights (in three tiers from sole plate wall plate).
Side walls of small square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate) with
short straight corner braces. 3 framed bays at right angles to road.
One storey and attic. Gable end to front with shaped barge boards.
Left-and right-hand return fronts each have a gabled eaves dormer with
2-light diamond-leaded wooden casement. Brick stack to right of ridge.
Canted attic oriel window of 1-:2-:1- diamond-leaded lights with hipped top
and supported on 2 wooden brackets. Ground-floor small-paned (4 x 3)
window with weathering, flanking applied half-balusters, and narrow side
lights. Half-glazed door in left-hand return front with 2 ogee-headed
panels and gabled porch. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ6750834084

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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