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Nos 53-57 and Rudge House

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

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256939

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

SO 3288

CHURCH STREET (west side)

Nos. 53-57 (odd) and
Rudge House


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

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

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