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Greyhound and Punchbowl Inn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bilston, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.564 / 52°33'50"N

Longitude: -2.0807 / 2°4'50"W

OS Eastings: 394624

OS Northings: 296244

OS Grid: SO946962

Mapcode National: GBR 1QT.N8

Mapcode Global: WHBG0.0TG7

Entry Name: Greyhound and Punchbowl Inn

Listing Date: 20 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378430

Location: Wolverhampton, WV14

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bilston East

Built-Up Area: Bilston

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Bilston St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SO9496 HIGH STREET, Bilston
895-1/15/12 (North side)
20/06/52 Greyhound and Punchbowl Inn


Formerly known as: Stow Heath Manor House.
Manor house, now public house. Mid C16, with possible earlier
origins, restored 1930s. Timber frame on ashlar base; tile
roofs and brick stacks. 2 storeys; one-window range with
jettied 1st floor and gable, and projecting gabled wing to
right. Close-studded framing. Later wooden-mullioned windows
have leaded glazing; 1st floor has oriel window, gable above
has boarded opening; entrance has Tudor head and boarded door;
similar entrance to return of wing; relief panel of heraldic
arms below 1st floor window, and of greyhound below 1st floor
window of wing, of punchbowl to gable and of heraldic arms to
return of wing. Left return similar; 2 gables, varied
fenestration and enriched rainwater head; rear stack with
diagonal shafts.
INTERIOR: chamfered beams; room has fine Jacobean moulded
plaster ceiling and carved overmantel to fireplace; rear room
has good C16 carved overmantel; overmantels possibly ex situ.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: P.71).

Listing NGR: SO9462496244

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