DRAPERS HALL AND ATTACHED RAISED PAVEMENT AND RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1058993

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1953

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Nov-1995

Statutory Address: DRAPERS HALL AND ATTACHED RAISED PAVEMENT AND RAILINGS, 10, ST MARY'S PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address: DRAPERS HALL AND ATTACHED RAISED PAVEMENT AND RAILINGS, 10, ST MARY'S PLACE

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

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Shrewsbury

National Grid Reference: SJ 49325 12547

Summary

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ4912NW ST MARY'S PLACE 653-1/11/580 (South East side) 10/01/53 No.10 Drapers Hall and attached raised pavement and railings (Formerly Listed as: ST MARY'S PLACE (South side) No.10)

GV II*

House, incorporating drapers' guild hall. Datable to 1560 from documentary sources, some framing renewed early C20. Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. 3 storeys, 2-window range, with advanced block to right over doorway. Framed with close studding with twisted shafts superimposed on the vertical elements. Right-hand bay has 4-centred arched doorway to ground floor, giving access to passage, with decorative spandrels and a 12-pane sash window alongside. Leaded 3-light mullioned and transomed oriel window above, and 4-light leaded mullioned and transomed window over. Left-hand gable bay has ogee braces to ground floor, and two 24-pane sash windows. Moulded bressumer to slightly jettied upper storey, which has 6-light mullioned and transomed window with leaded upper lights. Quatrefoil panelling beneath the window. Decorative timberwork in the gable, with lozenge pattern around king post, and barge-boards enriched with vine scrolls, and finial. Attached to front wall is a section of raised pavement with surrounding low brick and stone wall surmounted by railings with spearhead finials. (Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to the mid C17: 1953-).

Listing NGR: SJ4932612548

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 458060

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Smith, J T, Shrewsbury Topography and Domestic Architecture to the Mid C17, (1953)

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