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Chetwynd House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Newport, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.7721 / 52°46'19"N

Longitude: -2.3825 / 2°22'57"W

OS Eastings: 374290

OS Northings: 319458

OS Grid: SJ742194

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.YHS9

Mapcode Global: WH9CR.CLQ6

Entry Name: Chetwynd House

Listing Date: 28 April 1952

Last Amended: 29 June 1978

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255357

Location: Newport, Telford and Wrekin, TF10

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: Newport

Built-Up Area: Newport

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Chetwynd St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Chetwynd House
(formerly listed
under Chetwynd Road)
SJ 7419 SW 1/5 28.4.52.

Mid C18. Red brick; 2 storeys; 5 sash windows with shallow segmental heads,
moulded keyblocks and sills; quoins at sides; stuccoed doorcase in simple architrave
with stepped segmental pediment and 4-panelled divided door; moulded wood eaves;
old tiles. Converted into flats and interior much altered but retaining original
oak staircase (now painted). The house has literary associations with Charles
Dickens being the model for Miss Havisham's house in "Great Expectations",
and is 'star-graded' on this account.

Listing NGR: SJ7429019458

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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