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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: 1270615

Location

8-15, ST ALKMOND'S PLACE

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: 457916

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4912NW ST ALKMOND'S PLACE 653-1/11/521 (South West side) 10/01/53 Nos.8-15 (Consecutive)

GV II*

Row of former cottages, now extensively restored and in commercial use, and possibly originally built to include shops. Largely C16, but built around a C15 hall. Timber-framed with Welsh slate roof. Open hall forms wing to west: 3 bays of massive square-panelled timber-frame, each with arched bracing forming arcade. Small gallery recessed in rear gable to Fish Street. Main C16 range spans steps linking Fish Street and St Alkmond's Place: 3 storeys to Fish Street, 2 storeys to St Almond's Place. Timber-framed with close studding and middle rail, with some raking braces. Gallery to ground floor beneath very deep overhang of upper storey - an original feature extensively restored and possibly forming shop booths originally. Panel infill in wall behind this gallery largely replaced with glass. Irregular renewed fenestration on first floor. 2 tall gabled dormers in roof.

Listing NGR: SJ4923212511

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National Grid Reference: SJ 49232 12511

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