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Bull Hotel, Ludlow

Description: Bull Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 389811

OS Grid Reference: SO5121374747
OS Grid Coordinates: 351213, 274747
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3686, -2.7180

Location: B4361, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 1AD

Locality: Ludlow
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY8 1AD

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Listing Text


825-1/1/185 (West side)
15/04/54 Bull Hotel


Inn. Later C18 front to probably C16 core. Painted stucco;
brick; timber-frame; C20 plain tile roof; late C19 brick end
stack to right; brick stack to rear. 3-storeys; 2-window
range: C19, 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sashes; storey band; 1/2: 3/6: 1/2
sashes over, altered to far left; banded and moulded eaves
with coping to parapet. Courtyard, to right, has C20 plank
folding doors, and exposed ceiling beams. C19 entrances to
smoke room has etched glass; to left, C19, 2/6/2 upper sash,
over C19 leaded lower sections. Over rear of passage is C16
jettied timber-frame with mutilated lower frame and with stud
patterned bressummer over C18 canted oriel on enriched
consoles, and small C20 casement to right. Over is C19 loading
platform and C20 plank door obscuring enriched consoles of
probable oriel, under further enriched bressummer. Weather
boarded gable with pulley joist and C20 light. Parallel gable
continues as 2-storey rear range C15 of 5 bays under C20 plain
tile roof; 4-window range of 3 early C19 casements, one C20
casement to right; plank loft doors to far right; part
plastered, part weather boarded; C19 and C20 doors and lattice
leaded casements in mainly C19 and C20 brickwork set in
mutilated timber-frame; jettied over with coved brackets to
massive main beams. C20 wrought-iron sign hanger.

Listing NGR: SO5121374747

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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