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The Plough Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7145 / 52°42'52"N

Longitude: -2.7487 / 2°44'55"W

OS Eastings: 349516

OS Northings: 313245

OS Grid: SJ495132

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.23YX

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.R18B

Entry Name: The Plough Public House

Listing Date: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455408

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury All Saints and St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ41SE CASTLE FOREGATE
653-1/4/791 (East side)
The Plough Public House

II

Public house. Late C17/early C18, extended C19, and with later
alterations. Whitewashed render over brick with plain tile
roofs and brick and stucco end stacks. L-plan with wing to
rear and extension on left end.
2 storeys; 2-window range of 2/2 sashes. Doorcase to left with
part-glazed door. 2-storey extension, gable facing, also has a
2/2 sash on each floor. Rear wing has door and further windows
and with lower 2-storey and single-storey extensions on left
end. Unevenness of brickwork suggests some timber-framing may
survive in the inner back walls of the L.
INTERIOR: ground floor opened up into one large area, but low
ceilings remain on both floors. Roof of front range and wing
is original with ties with curved principals, 2 tiers of
purlins, and coupled rafters.
This public house is recorded as licensed premises from 1786.


Listing NGR: SJ4951613245

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