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St John's House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ludlow, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3642 / 52°21'50"N

Longitude: -2.7171 / 2°43'1"W

OS Eastings: 351265

OS Northings: 274253

OS Grid: SO512742

Mapcode National: GBR BK.S5S0

Mapcode Global: VH843.VVF0

Plus Code: 9C4V977M+M5

Entry Name: St John's House

Listing Date: 15 April 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390104

Location: Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ludlow

Built-Up Area: Ludlow

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ludlow St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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825-1/1/467 No.1
15/04/54 St John's House


Surviving fragment of Chapel of St John's Hospital, now house.
C16 with earlier fragments. Rubble; Welsh slate to left gable
roof, old tiles to right; central brick multiple stack, brick
stack to right rear. 3-unit plan.
Left unit: 3-storeys; single-window range: restored 2-storey
arch of Chapel contains late C19 brickwork with 3-light
casement to 1st floor, 4-light casement to ground floor. C20,
2-light casement over, under timber lintel.
Right unit: single-storey and attic; 2-window range: C20 wood
mullion and transom casements, under timber lintel; to left,
C20 wood cross window with casements and C18 oak 6-panel door,
under common lintel. Two C17, timber-frame and plaster gable
dormers over, with C19 casements under simple hoods. Far right
unit lower and shallower: C20 wood mullion and transom window
with casements under oak lintel; C20 brickwork to right gable
contains earlier 2-light casement with lattice glazing.
Left returned side has 2 late C19, 2/2 sashes to 1st and 2nd
floors; roughcast; rubble with some dressed stone exposed to
ground floor, with 3-light casement; Welsh slate over.
INTERIOR: C17 and C18 doors; exposed timber-framing and
ceiling beams; exposed arch and chamfered stone fireplace to
ground floor left; winder staircase with stick balusters.
(Lloyd, D.: Ludlow: A Historic Town in Words and Pictures:
1984-: P. 39).

Listing NGR: SO5138674274

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