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27, Shropshire Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9032 / 52°54'11"N

Longitude: -2.4845 / 2°29'4"W

OS Eastings: 367508

OS Northings: 334084

OS Grid: SJ675340

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.P30T

Mapcode Global: WH9C3.T935

Entry Name: 27, Shropshire Street

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Last Amended: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260371

Location: Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Market Drayton

Built-Up Area: Market Drayton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Market Drayton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 6634-6734

(south-east side)
No. 27 (formerly listed as 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: SJ6749834097

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

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