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Latitude: 53.1061 / 53°6'21"N
Longitude: -2.0258 / 2°1'32"W
OS Eastings: 398372
OS Northings: 356545
OS Grid: SJ983565
Mapcode National: GBR 24P.BN5
Mapcode Global: WHBCH.V6J4
Entry Name: Bird in Hand Public House
Listing Date: 7 June 1972
Last Amended: 14 October 1996
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1268608
English Heritage Legacy ID: 461653
Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Leek
Built-Up Area: Leek
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ9856NW MARKET PLACE
611-1/4/80 (West side)
Bird in Hand Public House
(Formerly Listed as:
Bird in Hand Inn)
Public house. Dated 1889. By William Larner Sugden. Ashlar to
ground floor, mock timber-framing above; plain-tiled roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2-window range to Market Place, with
single gabled return to Sheep Market. Paired gables define 2
bays to Market Place: central doorway in moulded stone
architrave with ogival arch and entablature over. Flanking 3
and 4-light mullioned windows, with ogivally-arched upper
panes. Moulded bressumer with foliate scrollwork relief to
jettied mock-timbered upper storey. Single 10-light mullioned
oriel window with leaded lights and some stained glass. Paired
jettied gables above, each with 3-light leaded mullioned
window with embattled cambered bressumer. Scrollwork etc. to
bargeboards. Twisted stone axial and end wall stacks with
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Similar elevation to Sheep Market comprising a single gable.
Blocked door now window to right with date over.
Listing NGR: SJ9837256545
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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