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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: SWAN HILL COURT HOUSE

List entry Number: 1270555

Location

SWAN HILL COURT HOUSE, 4, SWAN HILL COURT

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: 30-May-1969

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458333

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW SWAN HILL COURT 653-1/15/637 (South West side) 30/05/69 No.4 Swan Hill Court House

GV II*

Mansion. 1761-2. By Thomas Farnolls Pritchard. Built as the town house of the Marquess of Bath. Brick with stone dressings, plain tiled roof. 3 storeys, 5-window range with lower flanking pavilions. Pediment over central 3 bays with arms and swags. Simple doorway with straight entablature and brackets, and moulded architraves to sash windows. Lower flanking pavilions have Venetian windows with broken pediments over. (Colvin H: A Dictionary of British Architects: London: 1978-).

Listing NGR: SJ4903712289

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Colvin, H M, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, (1978)

National Grid Reference: SJ 49037 12289

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