STONE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1281966
Date first listed:
15-Apr-1954
Statutory Address:
STONE HOUSE, CORVE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
STONE HOUSE, CORVE STREET

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Ludlow
National Grid Reference:
SO 51136 75096

Details

LUDLOW

SO5175 CORVE STREET 825-1/2/288 (East side) 15/04/54 Stone House

GV II*

House, now Council Offices. Mid C19 front to late C18 core. Stucco; stone; hipped Welsh slate roof; corbelled stucco stacks to left and right. Central staircase plan. 3-storeys; 3-window range: 2, 6/6 sashes in moulded architraves with modillioned pediments on enriched consoles, set between Corinthian pilasters, flanking margin-glazed French windows with casement panels, in similar setting; all have balustered balconettes, on moulded storey band; three 3/3 sashes with shouldered architraves, under moulded cornice with modillions and scrolled brackets, under balustraded parapet. Central porch with arch on springers, narrow round-headed openings to sides; 2-panel, imitation 2-leaf, door. Returned sides: returned cornice, frieze and parapet; 1st floor storey band. Wing to rear has lantern and half hipped roof, with further hipped roof to rear gable with kneelers to coped parapet on enriched corbels; stone segmental flat arch over 15/10 sash. Stone stack, with brick above roof level. INTERIOR: open well staircase with stick balusters; rear winder stair with stick balusters; ornamental plasterwork, including panelled light-well; fireplaces. (Ludlow Historical Research Group; Clifton-Taylor A: Six English Towns: 1978-: P.166).

Listing NGR: SO5114775096

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
389916
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Clifton Taylor, A, Six English Towns, (1970), 166

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Apr 2005
Reference: IOE01/14062/27
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