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Trentham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Urban, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8552 / 52°51'18"N

Longitude: -2.7294 / 2°43'45"W

OS Eastings: 350982

OS Northings: 328883

OS Grid: SJ509288

Mapcode National: GBR 7J.S3JB

Mapcode Global: WH8B2.1HKH

Entry Name: Trentham House

Listing Date: 28 August 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259979

Location: Wem Urban, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Urban

Built-Up Area: Wem

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Wem St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

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Trentham House

SJ 5128 3/72 28.8.51


Late C18 red brick house with low-pitched hipped Welsh slate roof. Moulded eaves
cornice. Square on plan. Three storeys. Three bays. Sashes without glazing bars
in segmental-headed openings, ground floor round-arched windows with keyblocks
and central blocked doorway with panelled pilasters, moulded console brackets and
Right hand (south-east) return: 3-storeys, 3 bays, ground floor 2 Victorian canted
bays and central blocked doorway.
Formerly the headmaster's house of the grammer school founded in 1650.

Listing NGR: SJ5122528984

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

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