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Ye Olde Vaults Inn, Oswestry

Description: Ye Olde Vaults Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255510

OS Grid Reference: SJ2898629548
OS Grid Coordinates: 328986, 329548
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8587, -3.0561

Location: B5069, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2SZ

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 2SZ

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Listing Text


13/40 Ye Olde Vaults Inn


House, now inn. Late C15 or early C16, much re-modelled late C18/early
C19 with later additions and alterations. Timber frame concealed by
rendered brick facade, slate roof and internal red brick end stacks.
3 storeys, moulded wooden eaves cornice; 3-window front, glazing bar
sashes in moulded stone surrounds with eared architraves and small
keystones; C19 inn front much renewed with C20 doors to round-arched
passageway on left and entrance to right of centre, elliptical arches
flanking entrance have C20 fixed-light windows. Gabled range to rear
rendered on left but fragmentary square panels exposed to right. In
passageway to King's Head Inn (q.v.) square panels to right gable end
and carved bracket for former jetty to front are visible.

Listing NGR: SJ2897429558

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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