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Beech Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9023 / 52°54'8"N

Longitude: -2.4886 / 2°29'19"W

OS Eastings: 367230

OS Northings: 333983

OS Grid: SJ672339

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.P801

Mapcode Global: WH9C3.R94W

Entry Name: Beech Tree House

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260388

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: Little Drayton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

12/84 No. 82 (Beech Tree

House, latterly school. Late C18. Red brick with hipped plain tile
roof. 2 storeys and attic over basement. Dentil brick eaves cornice
and integral brick end stacks. Pair of hipped dormers with 3-light
wooden casements and tile-hung sides. 3 bays; plate-glass sashes (tri-
partite to outer bays) with painted stone cills and painted stone lintels
with keystones. Central doorway with 6-panelled door (lower 2 beaded
flush), wreathed fanlight and Doric doorcase consisting of unfluted
pilasters supporting sections of entablature and open triangular pediment.
C19 low 2-storey wing set back to right with brick ridge stack to left;
plate-glass tripartite sashes with stone cills and keyed stone lintels.
Rear of main block: 3 bays; segmental-headed glazing bar sashes, those
on first floor and on ground-floor to left with margin lights. Interior:
late C18 oak staircase with open string, cut brackets, stick balusters
(2 per tread), moulded handrail and square foot newel. Left-hand ground-
floor room with arched recessed flanking fireplace.

Listing NGR: SJ6723033983

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