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The Elephant and Castle Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Shawbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7874 / 52°47'14"N

Longitude: -2.6557 / 2°39'20"W

OS Eastings: 355874

OS Northings: 321298

OS Grid: SJ558212

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.XHDF

Mapcode Global: WH9CM.56MF

Entry Name: The Elephant and Castle Hotel

Listing Date: 29 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260124

Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shawbury

Built-Up Area: Shawbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shawbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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