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THE BUTTER MARKET

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 BUTTER MARKET

List entry Number: 1055303

Location

THE BUTTER MARKET, CHESHIRE STREET

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Market Drayton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-May-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 260328

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 6634-6734 MARKET DRAYTON C.P. CHESHIRE STREET

13/25 The Butter Market 7.5.52 GV II Shown on O.S. map as Market Hall. Small Market Hall. Dated 1824. Grey sandstone ashlar. Slate roof. 3 x 4 bays; equally-spaced side openings and narrow end openings flanking wider central opening. Open sides with unfluted Doric coloumns standing on raised stone platform. Triangular-pedimented gable ends, that to north-west has superscribed date with carved corbels above. Central square wooden bellcote with pyramidal slate cap (minus finial) and pair of copper fire bells. Interior: 4- bay roof with king-post trusses. Five of the stone columns are replacements, taken from an old house and reused in the butter market c.1972. Market Drayton Civic Society, A Town Trail (1982).

Listing NGR: SJ6751034197

Selected Sources

Books and journals
A Town Trail, (1982)

National Grid Reference: SJ 67510 34197

Map

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