Drapers Place


25 purpose built apartments situated in a secure setting close to Shrewsbury Abbey comprising 21 single bedroom and 4 twin bedroom units each with separate bathroom, living room, kitchen and a small balcony. The building incorporates a lift to the upper floor and there are two communal lounges and a hobbies room.

The Bradbury Room with self contained kitchen is a facility which is available for hire by local organisations or individuals for meetings and functions up to 60 people.

Apts 1-25
Drapers Place
Abbey Foregate

  • 21 one-bedroom and 4 two bedroom apartments
  • both for single or double occupancy
  • all with separate living area, kitchen and bathroom
  • with wheelchair access
  • with lift to upper floor
  • with personal alarm system

In addition for the residents, there are  two communal lounges, a hobbies room and limited car parking spaces.

The Bradbury Room with self contained kitchen is available for hire by local organisations or individuals for up to 60 people.


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



Suitable for either single people or couples of pensionable age. Close to shops etc and with a Warden on call

The Weekly Maintenance Contributions (WMC or Rent) are £87 to £109

If you wish to register interest contact the Manager, Drapers Place, Horsefair, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6BP  Telephone 01743 353503 or (click here)

What our residents say

It is good to know who the landlords are and be able to talk to them directly. I don't feel as though I am just a tenant.

They provide a nice haven with the benefit of a Warden to provide assistance if required.




Shrewsbury Drapers Autumn Concert
13th October 2019


Details of accommodation vacancies within our Almshouses will appear here. The following advertisement  is currently appearing in the local press

Shrewsbury Drapers Company- Fairford Place Vacancy

A  large self- contained first floor studio flat in secure peaceful location, for a single person of pensionable age,with resident warden, close to shops in Coleham, W.M.C.(rent) £83.69pw

Apply:-  The Chairman, The Lodge, Fairford Place, Longden Coleham, SY3 7DL,

Tel 01743 344886

Vacancies occur from time to time and if you would like to register your interest please complete our Application Form and we will contact you when one does occur.