Category Archives: Shropshire

Former Raleigh head office becomes England’s 400,000th listed building

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THE FORMER head office of the Raleigh Bicycle Company has been recognigsed with a Grade II listing and become the 400,000th property on the National Heritage List for England. The purpose-built head office for Raleigh in Nottingham is one of … Continue reading

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Office plans approved for historic flax mill

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Plans for a large, mixed-use redevelopment of an historic Shropshire flax mill have been approved. Ditherington Flax Mill (image source) in Shrewsbury was the world’s first iron-framed building when constructed in 1797. The site, which has been empty for over … Continue reading

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