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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: STONE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1281966

Location

STONE HOUSE, CORVE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityLudlow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Apr-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 389916

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SO 51136 75096

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