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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: THE GOLDEN CROSS PUBLIC HOUSE

List entry Number: 1270630

Location

THE GOLDEN CROSS PUBLIC HOUSE, 14, 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: 457852

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SW PRINCESS STREET 653-1/15/494 (North East side) 10/01/53 No.14 The Golden Cross Public House (Formerly Listed as: PRINCESS STREET (North East side) No.14 Golden Cross Inn)

GV II*

Public house, said to form part of the sextry for the collegiate church of St Chad, c1475. Surviving visible structure largely later C16. Timber-framed with some brick nogging and plain tiled roof. 2-storeyed, 3-window range to Princess Street, with long elevation to Golden Cross Passage. Main features of street facade renewed early C20: 4-centred arched doorway to left, and canted bay window in centre, with passage entry to right. First floor jettied with moulded bressumer and close studding. Wide gable in roof with queen post truss. Upper windows are casements but have all been renewed. Brick infilling also C20. Long rear wing running down the passage, also timber-framed with some lath and plaster panel infill, and with a continuous jetty. Part of the upper storey has been renewed in brick, possibly in C18, and it has also been raised towards the rear, with thin timbers and brickwork.

Listing NGR: SJ4921912398

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National Grid Reference: SJ 49219 12398

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