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THE FOX INN

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: THE FOX INN

List entry Number: 1054323

Location

THE FOX INN, 21, CHURCH STREET

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Oswestry

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 15-May-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 255497

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 2829 NE OSWESTRY C.P. CHURCH STREET (east side) SJ 2929 NE

13/27 No. 21 (The Fox Inn) 14/27 (formerly listed as Old Fox P.H.) 10.9.51 GV II

House, now inn. Late C15 or early C16, re-modelled early C19 and mid-C20. Timber framed, now roughcast and rendered to front with gable painted black and white in imitation of timber frame, slate roof. Original plan a range of 2 or 3 framed bays with projecting jettied gable to centre now cut back and underbuilt, early C19 flat-roofed additions to left and right. 2 storeys; late C19 casement to first floor of gable with similar windows to left and right; horizontal sliding sash with C20 shutters to ground floor beneath gable; C19 open-pedimented doorcases to left and right, left with 6-panel door and right with boarded door; rendered end stack to left. Timber frame exposed to left wall of passageway (behind boarded door to right), square and rectangular panels; formerly external segmental arch with bottoms of 2 close-set vertical posts visible above; flat joists to roof of passage and evidence for former jetty to rear. Interior: majority of ceiling beams and lintel of inglenook fireplace boxed in.

Listing NGR: SJ2899829510

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National Grid Reference: SJ 28990 29509

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