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Ring O' Bells Public House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0468 / 54°2'48"N

Longitude: -2.8015 / 2°48'5"W

OS Eastings: 347614

OS Northings: 461502

OS Grid: SD476615

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWN.82

Mapcode Global: WH846.YK30

Entry Name: Ring O' Bells Public House

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383178

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Lancaster

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/7/144 (West side)
22/12/53 Nos.52 AND 54
Ring o' Bells Public House
(Formerly Listed as:
The Ring o' Bells)


House, now public house. Mid C18, altered C19. Sandstone
ashlar with ashlar dressings. Slate roof. Double-depth plan
with rear central extension.
3 storeys and 4 bays, over cellar. Raised quoins to the left
corner, bands on 2 levels, and moulded eaves cornice. The
principal entrance, a recessed porch in the 2nd bay, has an
unusually fine pedimented doorcase with fluted Doric engaged
columns, triglyph frieze with carved military trophies between
the triglyphs, and prominent segmental pediment with mutules.
To the right, the 4th bay has a doorway with a simple moulded
surround and an overlight with margin panes. The 1st and 3rd
bays have shuttered cellar openings. All the windows are
sashed without glazing bars and have moulded architraves,
projecting moulded sills and aprons. Gable chimney stacks.
Rear. Central extension under carried-down roof, with a
flat-faced flush-mullion 2-light window at 1st floor, and
similar windows on each floor to the left and at 1st floor to
the right.
INTERIOR: dogleg staircase with closed string and turned

Listing NGR: SD4761461502

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

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