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Latitude: 52.4924 / 52°29'32"N
Longitude: -2.9979 / 2°59'52"W
OS Eastings: 332341
OS Northings: 288744
OS Grid: SO323887
Mapcode National: GBR B6.J2KZ
Mapcode Global: VH75X.ZMG5
Entry Name: Nos 53-57 and Rudge House
Listing Date: 2 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054581
English Heritage Legacy ID: 256939
Location: Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, SY9
Civil Parish: Bishop's Castle
Civil Parish/community: Bishop's Castle
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P.
CHURCH STREET (west side)
Nos. 53-57 (odd) and
3 houses, latterly inn and shops, now 3 houses and shop. C17 with early-
to mid-C19 refacing. Timber framed with painted brick nogging on rubblestone
plinth, painted brick refacing to front, and plain tile roof. Probably
5 framed bays. 2 storeys. Brick ridge stack off-centre to left.
Framing: square panels with long tension braces. 5 windows to first
floor; glazing bar sashes. 3 mid-C19 former shop windows to left
with thin wooden mullions and transoms, that to right with pilastered
surround; mid-C19 half-glazed door between first and second windows
from left with margin lights, 2 lower panels, and doorcase with
pilaster strips, frieze and cornice-hood; door between second and third
windows from left with 6 flush panels (top 4 glazed), and pilastered
surround; late-C19 shop front to right with 2 plate glass windows
flanking recessed half-glazed door off-centre to left. Late-C19 and C20
additions to rear at right. Interior: chamfered and stopped beams.
This was formerly the Red Lion Inn.
Listing NGR: SO3234188744
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