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Latitude: 52.856 / 52°51'21"N
Longitude: -3.0565 / 3°3'23"W
OS Eastings: 328956
OS Northings: 329246
OS Grid: SJ289292
Mapcode National: GBR 73.S21S
Mapcode Global: WH89X.0GSW
Entry Name: 2, LEIGHTON PLACE (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 15 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054305
English Heritage Legacy ID: 255549
Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11
Civil Parish: Oswestry
Built-Up Area: Croesowallt
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 2829 SE OSWESTRY C.P. LEIGHTON PLACE
15/76 Nos. 2 and 4
House, now 2 cottages with part of No. 2 used as shop. C17, re-modelled
and extended late C18 with C19 and C20 additions and alterations.
Painted brick and uncoursed rubble probably replacing timber frame,
steep-pitched slate roof at right-angles to street. Original 2-bay plan
extended late C18 by single-bay addition to north. 2 storeys and attic;
late C20 casements throughout, 3 below eaves and 3 to ground floor,
2 gabled eaves dormers to right and one flat-roofed dormer to left, late
C20 stable door to No. 4 (left) and glazed door to No. 2 (centre); small
red brick internal end stack to left. Gable to road has C20 shop front
and contemporary casements above, projecting purlin ends. Interior:
No. 4 has timber framed partition wall with No. 2 (light panels) and
gable end with square panels and long straight tension braces (upstairs),
partly infilled inglenook fireplace in corner of ground-floor room;
exposed roof truss of Queen-strut type forms division with No. 2.
Listing NGR: SJ2895429244
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