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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GUILDHALL

List entry Number: 1053794

Location

GUILDHALL, WILLIMORE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityMuch Wenlock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 254848

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1954 MUCH WENLOCK WILLIMORE STREET (East Side)

Guildhall SO 69 NW (SJ 6200) 6/89 24.10.50.

II*

2. Circa 1557. Timber frame and plaster. Single storey raised upon an arcaded undercroft of oak postswith plain brackets. The undercroft is os seven bays closed by C19 gates. The north end, below, is of stone, probably late C14, originally a prison. The superstructure has 3 gables, that on right-hand side modern over a timber-framed passage-way, each containing a tall moulded wood mullioned and transomed six-light leaded windows. 2 additional smaller lights. The east side or rear is much rebuilt, C19 with arcaded treatment and some brickwork, but the structure generally is an excellant example of its type. Original queen-post roof. Jacobean panelling and fittings, but little of it in situ. Recently well restored.



Listing NGR: SO6235699956

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National Grid Reference: SO 62355 99955

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