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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: 15 AND 16, MARDOL

List entry Number: 1270705



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: 17-Nov-1995

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 457412

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SJ4912NW MARDOL 653-1/11/399 (South West side) 10/01/53 Nos.15 AND 16 (Formerly Listed as: HILLS LANE (South side) No.1) (Formerly Listed as: MARDOL (West side) Nos.15 AND 16)


Includes: No.1 HILL'S LANE. Shop, originally dwelling. c1600 but extensively restored late C20. Timber-framed with plain tiled roof. 3-storeyed, 2-window range. Inserted shop front with canted bays each side of a central door. Upper storey comprises 2 full-height square oriel bays, with continuous bands of mullioned and transomed windows separated by balustraded studding at each floor. Cusped quatrefoil panelling in the framing of the main structure. Cusped barge-boards with finials over each gable. Return elevation to Hill's Lane comprises 2 gables framed with close studding with middle rail and long raking braces. 2 inserted shop windows flank a series of 3 doors and 2 casement windows. Left-hand door has architrave with triglyph frieze over. Upper windows are 2 horizontal sliding sashes, and a casement. Square panelling exposed in rear gable, with joweled corner post. (Smith JT: Shrewsbury: Topography and Domestic Architecture to the Mid C17: 1953-).

Listing NGR: SJ4901812604

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SJ 49018 12604


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