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

Telford and Wrekin (Unitary Authority)
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1. 5362 SJ61SW 27/604

WELLINGTON ADMASTON Shawbirch Road Admaston Spa


2. Circa 1840 stuccoed house, with low pitched hipped slate roof. Two-storeys. 1:3:1 bays. Left and right break forward and centre ground storey portico with Doric columns and heavy entablature in antis. String course and first floor cill level. Sashes with glazing bars, ground floor left and right tripartite sashes. Stuccoed chimney stacks with cornices. Red brick wing to left-hand; 2-storeys, 3 bays, central square bay window, adjoining left-hand end on elliptical arched carriageway with clock feature above, hipped roof and bellcote with wind-vane. Including garden area railings, wrought iron with intersecting tracery and spear heads. First references to mineral spring at Admaston was in 1764. It became well established in late C18 and early C19. In circa 1842 John Purcell built the existing buildings and ran the spa until 1857. It continued in use until 1874 when it was used as a school.

Listing NGR: SJ6372213059


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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 Jan 2005
Reference: IOE01/13718/09
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ian Liston. Source Historic England Archive
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