Description: Acton Burnell Stores
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259668
OS Grid Reference: SJ5304702027
OS Grid Coordinates: 353047, 302027
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6140, -2.6949
ACTON BURNELL C.P. ACTON BURNELL
SJ 50 SW
6/16 Acton Burnell Stores
Pair of houses, latterly inn, now house, shop and tea room. Early C19.
Red brick on coursed rubble plinth, partly rendered to right; plain tile
roofs. L-plan with gabled wing projecting at right-angles to right.
2 storeys and attic. Plinth, dentil brick eaves cornice (bricks on edge),
and parapeted gable end to left; gabled roof dormer off-centre to left
with 3-light casement, central roof-light; truncated brick ridge stack
off-centre to right, and external brick end stacks, that to left truncated.
4:1 bays; glazing bar sashes with slightly segmental heads, some with
horns; first-floor blind window in second bay from left and ground-
floor casement in left-hand bay; half-glazed panelled door in second
bay from left; mid- to late C19 shop front in right-hand wing with 2-
light shop window to right,half-glazed door to left, and pilastered
surround. Until the 1870s this building was The Stag's Head Inn, first
mentioned in 1823. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.6.
Listing NGR: SJ5304702027
Source: English Heritage
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