7 The Square


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
7, The Square, Shrewsbury, SY1 1LA


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Statutory Address:
7, The Square, Shrewsbury, SY1 1LA

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

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 49103 12473


SJ4912SW 653-1/15/663

SHREWSBURY THE SQUARE (north west side) No.7 10/01/53

GV II* House, now shop and offices. c1730. Brick with plain tiled roof. Three storeys, four window range with late C19 shopfront with clustered shafts and central doorway. Additional doorway to right is integral with shop front, and also has clustered shafts, and an ogee arch. Twelve-pane sash windows above with flat-arched heads with keystones. String courses at each level. Central rainwater head. Deep modillion eaves cornice. Two gabled dormers in the roof. Angle quoins.

INTERIOR: straight flight stair with heavy turned balusters and closed string. Late C16 or early C17 panelling possibly resited or remaining from earlier fabric incorporated into present building. Small panels and frieze with abstract foliate patterns, mythical beasts.

Listing NGR: SJ4910312473


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 24 Nov 2002
Reference: IOE01/09687/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr M. I. Joachim. Source Historic England Archive
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