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NAVIGATION INN AND ATTACHED WAREHOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NAVIGATION INN AND ATTACHED WAREHOUSE

List entry Number: 1054272

Location

NAVIGATION INN AND ATTACHED WAREHOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Oswestry Rural

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-May-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 255664

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 32 NW OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. MAESBURY MARSH

6/187 Navigation Inn and attached warehouse

GV II

Inn and attached warehouse. Circa 1796 with later additions and alterations. Red brick, rendered and painted to front, pantile roof with two C19 purplish red brick ridge stacks to inn. L-plan with warehouse flanking canal. 2 storeys, dentilled eaves cornice; inn to left has angled north end with panelled double doors under C20 porch, large fixed-light windows to left and right with C20 gabled dormer breaking eaves; road front has C19 casements to left and right of C20 door under gabled timber porch, those to ground floor with segmental heads. Warehouse: attached to right has segmental-headed doorway and two C19 casements directly below eaves to left and right (as on inn); segmental-headed doorways on ground and first floors on canal side (former now blocked). This section of the Ellesmere Canal, opened in 1796 to link with the Montgomeryshire Canal at Carreghofa, was used to transport limestone from the quarries at Llanymynech and became part of the Shropshire Union in 1846. Included for group value. Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966), p. 170.

Listing NGR: SJ3136825027

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hadfield, C, 'The Canals of the British Isles' in The Canals of the East Midlands, (1966), 170

National Grid Reference: SJ 31368 25027

Map

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