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20, Saint Marys Street, Whitchurch Urban

Description: 20, Saint Marys Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 260680

OS Grid Reference: SJ5416141693
OS Grid Coordinates: 354161, 341693
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9706, -2.6840

Location: St Mary's Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 1QY

Locality: Whitchurch Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY13 1QY

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Listing Text

SJ 5441
(south-west side)
8/123 No. 20

House. Late C16 or C17, remodelled in the early C19. Rendered timber
frame on a tall plinth, partly rebuilt in painted brick. Slate roof.
2 framed bays. Remodelled in a Gothick style. One storey and attic
over semi-basement. External brick end stack to right. Pair of large
gabled eaves dormers, each has 2-light Gothick wooden casement with Y-
tracery. Ground-floor 3-light Gothick wooden casement to right with
intersecting tracery, and 16-pane glazing bar sash to left. Central
2-light wooden Gothick window with Y-tracery to ground and first floors.
Central 6-panelled door below (lower 2 panels beaded flush and shaped
raised and fielded upper panels) with moulded architrave. Approached
by flight of external steps with railings. 3-light basement window
to right. Right-hand gable end with 2-light attic wooden casement to
left and blocked small circular window to right. C20 brick lean-to.
Interior: entrance hall with moulded cornice. Early C19 staircase
with winders, closed string, stick balusters and tapered square newel
posts. Right-hand ground-floor room with moulded cornice. Left-hand
bedroom has C18 door with 2 raised and fielded panels. Fireplace in
right-hand basement room (former kitchen) with probably reused late C16
or early C17 moulded wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: SJ5416241690

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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