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

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 51248 74753



SO5174 BULL RING 825-1/1/186 (East side) 15/04/54 Feathers Hotel


Hotel. Early C17 front to earlier core. Timber-frame and plaster; brick; double-depth plain tile roof, with three gables to front; brick end stacks to rear. 3-bay plan. 3-storeys and cellar; 3-window range: bays with moulded and carved mullions and transoms, with cast diamond glazing, set in quarter braced framing; 2nd floor, jettied on moulded bressummers on enriched consoles, has larger bay to left; enriched quarter bracing; 3 gables have arch-motif and enriched barge boards and pendants. Central entrance, in porch with enriched pillars and consoles supporting 1st floor balcony with pierced spot-balusters, has C17 studded plank door, in enriched case, with overlight; flanked by C20 bays and further bay to left, and to right, chevron braced panels with casement; under moulded bressummer to 1st floor. Right return continues main features of front. Passageway to rear has (restored) studding with passing brace, and leads to yard; C20 entrance, and C19 and C20 range. INTERIOR: ground floor room to right of entrance has panelling, mantelpiece and wall paintings; 1st floor rooms have panelling, plaster ceiling and overmantel; much exposed timber-framing and ceiling beams. Firemark. (Lloyd D: The Feathers: 1986-).

Listing NGR: SO5124474755


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Lloyd, D, The Feathers, (1986)


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: 14 Nov 2004
Reference: IOE01/13515/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mrs Megan G. Dawson. Source Historic England Archive
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