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Gibraltar Inn, Oswestry Rural

Description: Gibraltar Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255690

OS Grid Reference: SJ2605925250
OS Grid Coordinates: 326059, 325250
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8197, -3.0986

Location: Gibraltar Lane, Treflach, Oswestry Rural, Shropshire SY10 9HF

Locality: Oswestry Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9HF

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Listing Text


5/212 Gibraltar Inn

- II

Farmhouse, now inn. Late C17 with later additions and alterations.
Painted uncoursed limestone rubble, graded slate roof. Longhouse-
derivative plan with former cowhouse and hayloft at left end; C19
steep-pitched short parallel range behind to right. 2 storeys;
two C19 horizontal sliding sashes (right-hand converted to fixed light)
and one 16-paned fixed-light window to ground floor with 2 mid-C19
casements below eaves; entrances to left and right through late C20
lean-to porches; prominent C19 brown brick ridge stack. Former cowhouse
has late C20 casement inserted to front. Interior: chamfered cross
beams with straight-cut stops to 2 main ground-floor rooms; large
inglenook fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel partly re-built late
C20; heavy joists to former cowhouse. Said to have been an inn since
late C18.

Listing NGR: SJ2605925250

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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