The Boar's Head Inn

24 Jul 2002
The Boar's Head Inn, 28 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.

SO 3288 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. CHURCH STREET (east side) 12/35 No. 28 (The Boar's - Head Inn)


House, now inn. C17 with early- to mid-C19 refacing and partial under- building, and C20 additions at rear. Timber framed, partly rebuilt and refaced probably in coursed limestone rubble, stuccoed (incised to represent ashlar), and slate roof with catslide over outshut at rear.

5 framed bays. Basement and 2 storeys. Brick ridge stack off-centre to right, lateral integral brick stack off-centre to left at front, and lateral semi-integral brick stack off-centre to left at rear. 5 windows across first floor, late-C19 two-light casements; 4 ground floor 16- pane glazing bar sashes, 3 to left with flush frames; boarded door between first and second windows from right with late-C20 glazed lean- to porch. Later addition to south at rear. Interior: evidence of former jettied first floor to right-hand framed bay (see shaped brackets and bressumer).

Listing NGR: SO3234188626


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

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Photographer: Annetts, John

Rights Holder: Annetts, John


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