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Stone House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ludlow, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3717 / 52°22'18"N

Longitude: -2.7191 / 2°43'8"W

OS Eastings: 351136

OS Northings: 275096

OS Grid: SO511750

Mapcode National: GBR BK.RR8B

Mapcode Global: VH843.TNC6

Plus Code: 9C4V97CJ+M8

Entry Name: Stone House

Listing Date: 15 April 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281966

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389916

Also known as: St Leonard's Press

ID on this website: 101281966

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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825-1/2/288 (East side)
15/04/54 Stone House


House, now Council Offices. Mid C19 front to late C18 core.
Stucco; stone; hipped Welsh slate roof; corbelled stucco
stacks to left and right. Central staircase plan.
3-storeys; 3-window range: 2, 6/6 sashes in moulded
architraves with modillioned pediments on enriched consoles,
set between Corinthian pilasters, flanking margin-glazed
French windows with casement panels, in similar setting; all
have balustered balconettes, on moulded storey band; three 3/3
sashes with shouldered architraves, under moulded cornice with
modillions and scrolled brackets, under balustraded parapet.
Central porch with arch on springers, narrow round-headed
openings to sides; 2-panel, imitation 2-leaf, door.
Returned sides: returned cornice, frieze and parapet; 1st
floor storey band.
Wing to rear has lantern and half hipped roof, with further
hipped roof to rear gable with kneelers to coped parapet on
enriched corbels; stone segmental flat arch over 15/10 sash.
Stone stack, with brick above roof level.
INTERIOR: open well staircase with stick balusters; rear
winder stair with stick balusters; ornamental plasterwork,
including panelled light-well; fireplaces.
(Ludlow Historical Research Group; Clifton-Taylor A: Six
English Towns: 1978-: P.166).

Listing NGR: SO5114775096

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