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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: 1254736

Location

29A AND 30, PRINCESS STREET

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: 17-Nov-1995

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 457862

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW PRINCESS STREET 653-1/15/503 (South West side) 10/01/53 Nos.29A AND 30

GV II*

Pair of shops, originally dwellings. c1720. Brick with stuccoed dressings and plain tiled roof. 3 storeys, 4 bays with 18-pane sash windows in moulded stuccoed architraves with segmental heads with stressed keystones. Narrow shop front to left, then wide early C20 shop front with central door and foliate consoles to fascia. Stuccoed string courses and angle quoins. Overhanging moulded eaves cornice below high parapet, with gabled dormers behind it. Axial and gable end stacks to rear of roof. Original staircases survive, to full height in No.29A, with turned balusters, moulded tread ends, and dado panelling. Early C18 wall-panelling and fireplaces with bolection-moulded surrounds in upper rooms. No.29A listed 30.5.69.

Listing NGR: SJ4914112418

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National Grid Reference: SJ 49141 12418

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