Former Elephant and Castle Public House


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Former Elephant and Castle Public House, 8, Mardol, Shrewsbury


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Statutory Address:
Former Elephant and Castle Public House, 8, Mardol, Shrewsbury

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

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 49038 12575


This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/1/2019

SJ 4912 NW 653-1/11/395

SHREWSBURY MARDOL (south west side) No. 8, former Elephant and Castle Public House

(Formerly listed as The Elephant and Castle Public House)

GV II Former public house, c1860. Brick with rusticated stucco to ground floor and low pitched roof not visible. Three storeys, three window range. Ground floor comprises a range of three arches, with doorway to left and arch to passage to right flanking central window. Dentilled cornice over carrying cast-iron balustrade. Two-pane sashes in moulded stone architraves over, with segmental arches and keystones. Continuous sill band to second storey windows, also in moulded architraves. Moulded modillion brackets carry overhanging roof.

A robust and unusually complete Italianate public house facade of the mid C19. Listing NGR: SJ4903812575


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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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Date: 10 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10231/33
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr M. I. Joachim. Source Historic England Archive
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