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65-69, WYLE COP

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: 65-69, WYLE COP

List entry Number: 1270460


65-69, WYLE COP

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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: 458754

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SJ4912SW WYLE COP 653-1/15/728 (South side) 10/01/53 Nos.65-69 (Consecutive)


Terrace of 4 units, now 5 shops with flats over, probably originally dwellings. c1500 with later modifications. Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. Largely 3 storeys, but built on sloping site so No.69 at the upper end of the row has shop front occupying equivalent of ground and first floor, with wide gabled attic above. 8-window range. Shop fronts mostly late C19 or early C20 in style, and central arched entry to rear passage. Close studding with partial mid rail in upper storey with 2 windows to each unit. No.65 has sash windows, the rest all shallow oriels inserted in early C20, with wood mullions and transoms and leaded lights. Second storey is jettied out, but in Nos 65-69 the jetty is a cast-iron lintel, and the timbering above is mock painted suggesting extensive restoration or major rebuilding. Upper windows are slightly projecting mullioned casements of 4 lights, run together to form a long 8-light window over No.68. Shaw-style oriel windows to No.69. Two gabled dormers in the roof over Nos 66 & 67, and a wide jettied gable, possibly a C20 insertion to No.69, with 5-light casement window and barge-boards with finial. Various axial and rear wall stacks.

Listing NGR: SJ4939012322

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National Grid Reference: SJ 49390 12322


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