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FORMER MAGAZINE IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 5 THE ARMOURY

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: FORMER MAGAZINE IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 5 THE ARMOURY

List entry Number: 1254528

Location

FORMER MAGAZINE IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 5 THE ARMOURY, LONDON ROAD

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Shrewsbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Sep-1972

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Nov-1995

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 457393

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ51SW LONDON ROAD 653-1/5/380 (West side (off)) 19/09/72 Former Magazine in garden of No.5 The Armoury (Formerly Listed as: WENLOCK ROAD Group of houses at the Armoury)

GV II

Former magazine, now summer-house. c1806. Brick with Welsh slate roof. Single-storeyed, single-room plan with blocked entrance in gabled porch in gable, and inserted French doors in return elevation to garden. INTERIOR: the building has a brick arched ceiling, and is said to have been built as the magazine for the Shrewsbury armoury, which was built by James Wyatt in 1806. (Colvin H: A Dictionary of British Architects: London: 1978-).

Listing NGR: SJ5093611515

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Colvin, H M, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, (1978)

National Grid Reference: SJ 50877 11715

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