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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: 85 AND 86, WYLE COP

List entry Number: 1255126



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: 458763

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SJ4912SW WYLE COP 653-1/15/737 (South side) 10/01/53 Nos.85 AND 86


Formerly known as: No.85 WYLE COP. Shop, originally dwelling. Late C16 and c1640 with late C19 alterations. Timber-framed with later brick nogging and plain tiled roof. Decorative framing with lozenge pattern in square panels, and close studded band above first floor. 2 storeys, with attic added c1640, two-window range. Late C19 shop front with continuous windows with traceried glazing each side of central traceried door, and on return elevation to Milk Street. Additional door across angle. Continuous plain fascia across both facades. Upper windows are oriel bays with transoms and leaded lights. 2 gabled dormers break the eaves, with elaborate fretted barge-boards with finials. Small oriel window in gable to Milk Street. Partial rear wing to Milk Street. (Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to the mid C17: 1953-).

Listing NGR: SJ4927612394

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SJ 49276 12394


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