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The Vaults, Bishop's Castle

Description: The Vaults

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 256965

OS Grid Reference: SO3235488929
OS Grid Coordinates: 332354, 288929
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4941, -2.9978

Location: High Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BE

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

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Listing Text


12/55 No. 30 ( The Vaults)


House, now inn. Mid- to late-C19. Coursed limestone rubble, stuccoed
to front with slate roof. Basement, 2 storeys, and gable-lit attic.
Integral end stack to right with brick top stage, semi-integral brick
end-stack to left, and C20 roof lights. 3-window front; sashes without
glazing bars; 3 ground floor flat-topped canted bays, 2 to right with
tall bases due to slope; 2 half-glazed doors between first and second
windows from left with 3-part rectangular overlights and pilastered
surrounds with frieze and cornice. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO3235488929

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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