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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: 113 AND 114, FRANKWELL

List entry Number: 1247610



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Shrewsbury

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: 457161

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SJ4812NE FRANKWELL 653-1/10/316 (North East side) 10/01/53 Nos.113 AND 114


Pair of shops, probably originally dwellings. Early C17. Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. 2 storeys with attic, 2-window range. Framed in square panels with close studding with middle rails to facade. Central arched passage entry with open-work decorative timber in the tympanum flanked by inserted plain shop windows with separate doorways to their right. Moulded bressumer to jettied upper storey, and 2 full-height projecting square gabled bays with bands of 5-light mullioned and transomed windows to first floor, and balustraded studs above and below the windows. 2-light windows to attic. Quatrefoil panels in gable apex. A substantially complete example, the balustraded studs in a distinctive local style. (Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to the Mid C17: 1953-).

Listing NGR: SJ4878112870

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SJ 48781 12870


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