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The Six Bells and Former Stables to Rear, Bishop's Castle

Description: The Six Bells and Former Stables to Rear

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256931

OS Grid Reference: SO3229388490
OS Grid Coordinates: 332293, 288490
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4901, -2.9986

Location: 5 B4385, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5AE

Locality: Bishop's Castle
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY9 5AE

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Listing Text


12/21 No. 1 (The Six Bells)
- and former stables to


House, now inn with stabling. C17, remodelled in mid to late C19.
Timber framed, mostly rebuilt in limestone rubble; stuccoed, incised
to represent ashlar; slate roof with catslide over outshut to rear.
L-plan. 2 storeys and attic. 3 mid- to late-C19 gabled dormers with
2-light casements, semi-integral end stacks with brick top stages,
and tall lateral brick stack to rear. 3 window front; mid- to late-C19
wooden casements with thin mullions and transoms; central boarded door
with late C19 gabled porch projecting onto pavement. Late C19 hipped-
roofed addition to right with one 2-light casement on each floor.
Interior: remains of timber frame. Wing to rear: late-C19; painted
brick with slate roof; 2 storeys; 2 lateral brick stacks to north;
late-C19 casements. Stables adjoining to west: late-C19 coursed
limestone rubble and slate roof, stepped up slope; 2 storeys; 2 first
floor boarded loft doors, 2 ground floor boarded doors, and window off-
centre to left. Late-C19 one storey brick addition to left.

Listing NGR: SO3229388490

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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