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The Bull and Dog Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9039 / 52°54'13"N

Longitude: -2.7023 / 2°42'8"W

OS Eastings: 352859

OS Northings: 334280

OS Grid: SJ528342

Mapcode National: GBR 7K.P43V

Mapcode Global: WH89W.G8FN

Plus Code: 9C4VW73X+H3

Entry Name: The Bull and Dog Public House

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427659

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Edstaston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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SJ 53 SW
6/138 The Bull and Dog Public
- House

House, now inn. Mid-C17, restored and extended 1910 with later additions
and alterations. Timber framed with rendered infill; slate roof.
Original baffle-entry plan of 3 framed bays with eaves raised; considerably
extended early and late C20. Framing: much renewed, rectangular panels,
3 from cill to wall-plate to C17 part with planted framing to early
C20 additions. Early C20 leaded casements, 2 to left and one to right
of porch, central one slightly projecting with carved brackets; 3 gabled
eaves dormers with quatrefoil decoration and pointed finials probably
1910. Gabled porch with barleysugar balusters probably C17 but considerably
restored 1910; C20 ledged door. Red brick ridge stack immediately
to right and external end stack to left. Brass plate on outer lintel
of porch has inscription recording repair of inn in 1910, now largely
illegible. Interior: ground floor considerably altered late C20 with
central rebuilt stack but retains some exposed timber frame and chamfered
beams and joists. Prominent C20 additions to rear and right are not
of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5285934280

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