Holy Cross

Mid-Victorian, mock-Elizabethan sandstone houses

In 2010 the Company took on the responsibility of the 5 almshouses at Holy Cross, adjacent to the Abbey in Shrewsbury, when the Trustees of their Charity transferred the land and buildings to the Shrewsbury Drapers.

Facilities 

5 one-bedroom houses with the bedrooms on the first floor.

Transport 

It is within easy walking distance of local amenities and the town. There are buses close by.

Map 

Vacancies

When vacancies arise, they will be advertised in local papers and included below.

If you wish to register interest or apply (click here)

What our residents say

This is my last little home on earth. I feel so content, safe, cared for and secure. I am so happy it was the best move I ever made.

The Warden is like a guardian angel to us all, advising us, updating us on new safety rules etc. She is truly loved by us all.

KP

News

Events

2017 Young Textile Design Competition
12th June 2017
2017 Senior Textile Design Competition
19th September 2017

Vacancies

Details of accommodation vacancies within our Almshouses will appear here.

Applications welcomed for Drapers Place

If you would like to register your interest please complete our Application Form.