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Hesketh House

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9031 / 52°54'11"N

Longitude: -2.4818 / 2°28'54"W

OS Eastings: 367692

OS Northings: 334066

OS Grid: SJ676340

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.P3PP

Mapcode Global: WH9C3.V9D9

Entry Name: Hesketh House

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260351

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

(south side)

13/48 No. 18 (Hesketh House)


House. Mid-C18 with some early to mid-C19 alterations. Red brick
with plain tile roof. 3 storeys over basement. Painted plinth,dentil
brick eaves cornice, brick ridge stack off-centre to left and integral
brick end stack to right. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes with exposed
boxes, painted stone cills and gauged-brick heads. Door to right with
6 raised and fielded panels, fanlight with intersecting Gothick tracery
and early to mid-C19 wooden doorcase with panelled reveals and soffit.
Panelled spandrels,moulded architrave and fluted pilaster strips support-
ing frieze with large shaped brackets and projecting flat cornice.
2 stone steps up to door and cast-iron bootscraper to left. Round-
arched passageway doorway to left with boarded door, 2 stone steps up.
Interior: early C19 staircase with closed string and stick balusters.
Probably C18 moulded cornice in entrance hall. Mid-C19 fireplaces.
C18 six-panelled doors with L-hinges and moulded architraves.

Listing NGR: SJ6769234066

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