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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.


List entry Number: 1254071



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Much Wenlock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-May-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 255066

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1. 5357 MUCH WENLOCK SHEINTON STREET (East Side) SJ 60 SW 6/101 The Police Station


2. Police Station. Mid C19. Black brick with gault brick plinth, quoins, bands, window heads and bracketted eaves cornice. Slate roof with two gables to rear on which sit cruci-form stacks with oversailing cornices. Bracketted eaves carried around gables. Two storeys; three window front with paired pointed-arched lights in outer bays on first floor, over triple pointed-arched lights, and flanking central first-floor window. Continuous impost bands on both floors. Central doorway in pointed-arched surround with nail studded door and overlight. Stone plaque over doorway with 'POLICE STATION' in raised lettering. Wall to right with gault brick crenellations & pointed-arch doorway in centre, leading to small exercise yard, and carried round the sides. Small iron plaque to the right of the doorway reads 'VR/PERSONS/THROWING/STONES/AT THE/TELEGRAPHS/WILL BE/ PROSECUTED'.

Listing NGR: SO6211299843

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National Grid Reference: SJ 62335 00048


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