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The Nell Gwynne Wine and Ale Bistro

A Grade II Listed Building in Shifnal, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6653 / 52°39'55"N

Longitude: -2.3725 / 2°22'20"W

OS Eastings: 374904

OS Northings: 307576

OS Grid: SJ749075

Mapcode National: GBR 06T.T5S

Mapcode Global: WH9DB.J8GJ

Entry Name: The Nell Gwynne Wine and Ale Bistro

Listing Date: 26 May 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255273

Location: Shifnal, Shropshire, TF11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shifnal

Built-Up Area: Shifnal

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shifnal St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

(East side)

10/25 Nos. 1 and 1A (The Nell
26/5/55 Gwynne Wine and Ale Bistro).


2 houses, now public house. Circa 1600 with C20 fenestration and ground
floor re-building. Timber framed with rendered square panels, close
studding beneath first floor windows, straight braces, and old tile roof.
2 framed bays. 3 storeys; first floor probably jettied before re-building;
jettied second floor with moulded bressumer and 3 carved scroll brackets;
4 small jettied gables above with cusped and concave lozenge-decorated
queen post trusses, and continuous moulded bressumer with small brackets.
3 second floor 3-light C20 leaded casements, 2 first floor 5-light C20
leaded oriel windows, and 2 ground floor 5-light C20 leaded oriel windows
flanking pair of C20 half glazed doors. Interior: introduced C19 Neo-
Jacobean dog-leg staircase. This building forms a good group with Nos.
13A, 14 and 15 Market Place (q.v.) N. Pevsner, B.O.E., Shropshire, p.245.

Listing NGR: SJ7490407576

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