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The Bear Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stafford, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8064 / 52°48'23"N

Longitude: -2.1168 / 2°7'0"W

OS Eastings: 392220

OS Northings: 323215

OS Grid: SJ922232

Mapcode National: GBR 16X.5LX

Mapcode Global: WHBDT.GQ6D

Entry Name: The Bear Public House

Listing Date: 16 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383980

Location: Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Town: Stafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Forebridge

Built-Up Area: Stafford

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Stafford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


590-1/10/37 (East side)
The Bear Public House


Public house. C17 with c1870 facade and rear wing.
Timber-frame with brick to rear; steep tile roof. 2 storeys
with attic; symmetrical 2-window range. C20 ground floor with
deep fascia; attic has 2 jettied gables. Ground floor has
entrance to left of centre and to right end; 2 canted oriels;
1st floor has 2 rectangular oriels of 4 round-headed lights
with leaded glazing; attic has projecting windows of 2
round-headed lights with wide bracketed sills and cornices and
leaded glazing. Decorative timber-framing. C19 moulded timber
sign bracket with scrolled wrought-iron braces, with C20 sign,
originally with carved bear to top. Rear has 2-storey gabled
wing with single-storey wing to end; some revealed
timber-framing, close studded with brace, over entrance to
left. INTERIOR altered; roof reported as having double
trenched purlins, double collars with plain chamfers and queen
(County Sites and Monuments Record).

Listing NGR: SJ9223523221

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

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