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Lane's House and Oldgate House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ludlow, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3663 / 52°21'58"N

Longitude: -2.716 / 2°42'57"W

OS Eastings: 351347

OS Northings: 274494

OS Grid: SO513744

Mapcode National: GBR BL.S019

Mapcode Global: VH843.WS1B

Plus Code: 9C4V978M+GJ

Entry Name: Lane's House and Oldgate House

Listing Date: 15 April 1954

Last Amended: 9 August 1993

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390068

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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Listing Text


LUDLOW

SO5174 OLD STREET
825-1/1/432 (West side)
15/04/54 No.56
Lane's House and Oldgate House
(Formerly Listed as:
OLD STREET
(West side)
No.56
Lane's House)

GV II*

Houses, now includes surgery. Lane's House: early C17, to C16
core. Oldgate House: early C16. Rubble; brick; timber-frame
and plaster; plain tile roof.
3-storeys and cellar; 2-window range: leaded light mullion and
transom windows, the left with decorated pediment, projecting
on enriched consoles from studwork, with chevron bracing;
above are 2 gables with leaded light casements, the left
having E.G. set in niches beneath.
Oak plank door to left, set in restored brick arch; to right
is mullion and transom light flanked by smaller mullion
lights, all under moulded oak drip course; cellar opening
below, under oak lintels. Gable wall to left (now Oldgate
House) of rubble, with queen strut truss over, having probable
blocked mullioned opening. Immediately under tie beam is
blocked dressed stone opening; blocked brick arched opening,
with single light, at bottom left; traces of other openings.
Returned side: rubble; 2-storeys and attic; 4-window range of
probably C18 casements, two in altered openings; 3 hipped
dormers with twin leaded light casements. To right, plank door
with overlight; to left further casements. Town wall continues
to left.
INTERIOR of Lane's House: decorative plasterwork ceilings and
frieze with Royal Arms (Edward VI); stone fireplace;
panelling; exposed framing; C19 dogleg staircase with stick
balusters; C19 staircase. INTERIOR of Oldgate House:
stop-chamfered ceiling-frame; C20 staircase, with splat
balusters; exposed framing with curved braces.
(Ludlow Historical Research Group; Lloyd D: Ludlow: A Historic
Town in Words and Pictures: 1984-: P.90).


Listing NGR: SO5134374497

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