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The Six Bells and Former Stables to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Castle, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4902 / 52°29'24"N

Longitude: -2.9987 / 2°59'55"W

OS Eastings: 332285

OS Northings: 288496

OS Grid: SO322884

Mapcode National: GBR B6.J8D6

Mapcode Global: VH75X.ZN2X

Entry Name: The Six Bells and Former Stables to Rear

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256931

Location: Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, SY9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bishop's Castle

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Castle

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


12/21 No. 1 (The Six Bells)
- and former stables to


House, now inn with stabling. C17, remodelled in mid to late C19.
Timber framed, mostly rebuilt in limestone rubble; stuccoed, incised
to represent ashlar; slate roof with catslide over outshut to rear.
L-plan. 2 storeys and attic. 3 mid- to late-C19 gabled dormers with
2-light casements, semi-integral end stacks with brick top stages,
and tall lateral brick stack to rear. 3 window front; mid- to late-C19
wooden casements with thin mullions and transoms; central boarded door
with late C19 gabled porch projecting onto pavement. Late C19 hipped-
roofed addition to right with one 2-light casement on each floor.
Interior: remains of timber frame. Wing to rear: late-C19; painted
brick with slate roof; 2 storeys; 2 lateral brick stacks to north;
late-C19 casements. Stables adjoining to west: late-C19 coursed
limestone rubble and slate roof, stepped up slope; 2 storeys; 2 first
floor boarded loft doors, 2 ground floor boarded doors, and window off-
centre to left. Late-C19 one storey brick addition to left.

Listing NGR: SO3228588496

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