The Leaking Tap


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
The Leaking Tap, Shrewsbury Road


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Statutory Address:
The Leaking Tap, Shrewsbury Road

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

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/05/2018

SJ 42 NW 12/65

COCKSHUTT CP, SHREWSBURY ROAD (west side) The Leaking Tap

(Formerly listed as The Red Lion)

GV II Farmhouse, now inn. Mid-to late C18 with later additions and alterations. Painted brick; slate roof with coped verges on carved stone kneelers and external end stacks, right tapered to base. T-plan with lower range to rear possibly slightly later than main range. Two storeys and attic with floor band to first floor and chamfered plinth with cellar below. Three-window front; mid-C19 horned four-paned sashes in C18 openings with gauged heads, three C19 gabled dormers in bottom of roof slope. Two-storey range at right-angles to rear: painted red sandstone blocks and slate roof with integral end stack. Single-storey outbuilding attached to left gable end of main range follows curve of road to south.

INTERIOR: two chamfered spine beams with plain and chamfered joists to right ground- floor room.

Listing NGR: SJ4350329077


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

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