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2, St Alkmond's Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7078 / 52°42'27"N

Longitude: -2.7518 / 2°45'6"W

OS Eastings: 349299

OS Northings: 312498

OS Grid: SJ492124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2H73

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.P6SH

Entry Name: 2, St Alkmond's Square

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458004

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Alkmund

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW ST ALKMOND'S SQUARE
653-1/15/524 (North West side)
10/01/53 No.2
(Formerly Listed as:
ST ALKMOND'S SQUARE
(East side)
No.2
Berrington House)

GV II

House now in use as offices. Probably late C15 but with facade
of later C18. Stucco over brick facade, over possible
timber-frame. Plain tiled roof. 2 storeys, 3-window range.
Doorway to left of centre, a 6-panelled door with overlight
recessed in reeded architrave. Windows each side of it are
12-pane sashes. Upper windows align with lower, making
irregular spacing, and are 9-pane sashes. Stressed angle
quoins, moulded cornice forming parapet. Wide gable to right
with 2-light casement window and barge-boards with pendant
finial carried on moulded brackets. Stack on right-hand gable.
Parallel rear range.
(Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to
the Mid C17: 1953-).


Listing NGR: SJ4930412505

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