Description: The Elephant and Castle Hotel
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260124
OS Grid Reference: SJ5587421297
OS Grid Coordinates: 355874, 321297
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7874, -2.6557
SJ 5521 SHAWBURY C.P. SHAWBURY
19/128 The Elephant and
- Castle Hotel
Inn. Dated 1734, remodelled in the early C19. Rendered brick on grey
sandstone ashlar plinth; slate roof, hipped to right. L-plan. 2 storeys.
Plinth, dentil brick eaves cornice, and stone-coped parapeted gable
ends. Integral brick stack to front at left, external brick end stack
to right-hand return, and 3 stacks at rear. 4-bays; glazing bar sashes.
Pair of late C20 doors in second bay from right with stuccoed Doric
or Tuscan porch (damaged at time of survey January 1986) which has 3-part
rectangular overlight above. Painted datestone above with relief of
elephant and castle: "1734". Right-hand return front of 3 bays; inserted
late C20 half-glazed door to right.
Listing NGR: SJ5587521299
Source: English Heritage
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