History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Elephant and Castle Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Shawbury, Shropshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

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

Find accommodation in
Shawbury

Listing Text

SJ 5521 SHAWBURY C.P. SHAWBURY

19/128 The Elephant and
- Castle Hotel

GV II

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.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.