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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1058972

Location

19-23, ST JOHN'S HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityShrewsbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458040

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4812SE ST JOHN'S HILL 653-1/14/560 (North West side) 10/01/53 Nos.19-23 (Consecutive)

GV II*

Terrace of 5 houses, built as a single development. c1750. Brick with plain tiled roofs. 3-storeyed, each of identical plan, mirrored through the row, 3-window range with outer doorway. Segmentally-arched doorways in heavy moulded architraves with side lights forming Palladian composition, the 6-panelled doors largely recessed with panelled rebates (apparently a later modification). Variable detailing on the doorways, including incised decoration to architrave of No.21, a pedimented case to No.20, and stained-glass leaded side lights in Nos 22 & 23. Sash windows, the original form of 12-paned lights surviving in some units, though replaced in others. Mullioned and transomed French windows with latticed cast-iron balcony inserted in early C19 to first floor of No.21. Wood modillion eaves cornice, axial stacks. INTERIOR: some original staircases and panelling survive.

Listing NGR: SJ4886912378

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National Grid Reference: SJ 48869 12378

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