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Butcher's Arms Public House, Oswestry

Description: Butcher's Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255592

OS Grid Reference: SJ2894629712
OS Grid Coordinates: 328946, 329712
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8602, -3.0568

Location: Arthur Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1JL

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 1JL

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Listing Text

(north-east side)
13/118 No. 38 and Butcher's
- Arms Public House


Inn, now shop and public house. Mid- to late C16 with considerable
later additions and alterations. Timber framed (rendered to front)
with cross-wing re-built in brick with planted timber frame to
gable, slate roof with machine tiles to cross-wing. L-plan with hall
range (fronting street) of 2½ framed bays and totally re-built gabled
cross-wing to left extended to rear. 2 storeys; framing: exposed to
rear first-floor wall of hall range, square panels with short straight
tension braces and painted brick infill; passageway between No. 38
and Butcher's Arms has richly moulded beam with run-out stops; hall
range has one glazing bar sash above late C20 shop front, late C20
casement over passage; late C20 three-light latticed fixed-light window
to ground floor of gable with contemporary casement above. Long low
rendered range at right-angles to rear of No. 38 is not of special
architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ2895129718

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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