The Six Bells And Former Stables To Rear

24 Jul 2002
The Six Bells And Former Stables To Rear, 1 Church Street, Bishops Castle, South Shropshire, Shropshire, SY9 5AE
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


12/21 No. 1 (The Six Bells) - and former stables to rear GV II House, now inn with stabling. C17, remodelled in mid to late C19.

Timber framed, mostly rebuilt in limestone rubble; stuccoed, incised to represent ashlar; slate roof with catslide over outshut to rear.

L-plan. 2 storeys and attic. 3 mid- to late-C19 gabled dormers with 2-light casements, semi-integral end stacks with brick top stages, and tall lateral brick stack to rear. 3 window front; mid- to late-C19 wooden casements with thin mullions and transoms; central boarded door with late C19 gabled porch projecting onto pavement. Late C19 hipped- roofed addition to right with one 2-light casement on each floor.

Interior: remains of timber frame. Wing to rear: late-C19; painted brick with slate roof; 2 storeys; 2 lateral brick stacks to north; late-C19 casements. Stables adjoining to west: late-C19 coursed limestone rubble and slate roof, stepped up slope; 2 storeys; 2 first floor boarded loft doors, 2 ground floor boarded doors, and window off- centre to left. Late-C19 one storey brick addition to left.

Listing NGR: SO3229388490


This is part of the Series: IOE\Annetts_John IOE Records for Annetts, John; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr John Annetts. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Annetts, John

Rights Holder: Annetts, John


Ashlar, Brick, Limestone, Rubble, Slate, Stucco, Timber, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Inn, Commercial, Residential Building, Public House, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational, Stable, Agriculture And Subsistence, Animal Shed, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Transport