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The Idsall Rooms, Park House Hotel, Shifnal

Description: The Idsall Rooms, Park House Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255276

OS Grid Reference: SJ7493707429
OS Grid Coordinates: 374937, 307429
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6640, -2.3720

Location: A464, Shifnal, Shropshire TF11 9BA

Locality: Shifnal
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF11 9BA

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Listing Text

SJ 7407-7507 SHIFNAL C.P. PARK STREET (East side)

10/34 The Idsall Rooms, Park House
26/5/55 Hotel (formerly listed as
Idsall House).


House, now part of Hotel. Dated 1699 on stone above central first floor
window, mid C18 addition set back to left and mid C19 addition set back
to right. Red brick with hipped C20 tile roof. 3 storeys. Plinth,
rendered quoins and plat bands, moulded wooden eaves cornice, and paired
end stacks. 5 bays; glazing bar sashes with flush boxes, orange brick
dressings, gauged heads, and scrolled keystones with painted floral
decoration. 4 segmental curved steps with low stone flanking walls to
central door with 6 raised and fielded panels, plain architrave, and
radial fanlight; heavy semi-circular hood with egg and dart moulded cornice,
and large console brackets with carved acanthus decoration. First floor
arched glazing bar sashes to rear in second and third bays from right. Mid
C18 addition to left of red brick with hipped C20 tile roof. 2 storeys;
plat band and coved plaster cornice. One bay; ground floor sash without
glazing bars, and first floor glazing bar sash with flush box and keyed
plaster lintel. Mid C19 addition to right of red brick with grey brick
plinth and C20 tile roof. 2 storeys. Moulded eaves cornice, gable to
front at left, and end stack to left. 2 bays, that to left slightly
projecting; glazing bar sashes with cambered recessed lintels, that on
ground floor to left arched. Interior: some alterations to front rooms;
1699 three-flight square well staircase with square newels, turned balusters
and moulded handrail; 1699 raised and fielded panelling in ground floor room
to rear at right with dado rail, cornice, and panelled fireplace overmantel
with pulvinated frieze and keyed arched niche to left; C19 panelling in
front rooms and elsewhere; 1699 panelled window reveals throughout. B.O.E.
(Salop), p.245.

Listing NGR: SJ7493707429

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Source: English Heritage

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