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The Royal Oak Public House, Cardington

Description: The Royal Oak Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259556

OS Grid Reference: SO5067895159
OS Grid Coordinates: 350678, 295159
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5520, -2.7288

Location: Cardington, Shropshire SY6 7JZ

Locality: Cardington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 7JZ

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Listing Text


12/15 The Royal Oak Public
- House


House, now inn. Mid-C17 with late C19 and early C20 alterations and
additions. Timber framed with painted brick nogging, partly rendered
and rebuilt in painted brick; plain tile roof. 2 framed bays. Framing:
square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate)with long straight
tension braces. One storey and attic. 2 gabled eaves dormers with
2-light C19 wooden casements; external brick end stack to left and
integral brick end stack behind ridge to right. Three-window front;
two C20 two-light metal casements to left and C19 projecting hipped
square bay to right with 2-light wooden casement; C20 half-glazed
door between first and second windows from left. Collar and tie-
beam truss with queen struts and V-struts exposed in left-hand gable
end. 2 storey painted stone and brick gabled wing at rear with external
brick corner stack. Former stable and coach house adjoining to right,
now with first-floor games room; painted coursed sandstone rubble
with plain tile roof; 2 storeys; 2 first-floor 3-light wooden casements,
small ground-floor wooden casement to left; segmetal headed boarded
door just off-centre to left and pair of large boarded doors to right
with segmental head. Interior: chamfered and ogee-stopped cross-
beamed right-hand ground-floor ceiling with chamfered and ogee-stopped
joists; left-hand ground-floor ceiling with chamfered spine beam and
plain joists; large open fireplace with chamfered lintel and former
bread oven.

Listing NGR: SO5068895161

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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