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Former Angel Croft Hotel - Beacon Street, Lichfield

A look up and down Beacon Street in Lichfield.

 

 

The former Angel Croft Hotel.

 

A sign at the front said that Angel Croft would be available from early 2016.

 

Seven apartments, coach house & bothy.

 

www.AngelCroftLichfield.co.uk

 

 

The building is Grade II* listed.

 

Angel Croft Hotel and Attached Outbuilding, Front Railings and Gates, Lichfield

 

LICHFIELD

 

SK1109NW BEACON STREET

1094-1/4/16 (West side)

05/02/52 Angel Croft Hotel and attached

outbuilding, front railings and

gates

(Formerly Listed as:

BEACON STREET

Angel Croft Hotel)

(Formerly Listed as:

BEACON STREET

Railings and gates of Angel Croft

Hotel)

 

GV II*

 

Hotel. c1750. Brick with ashlar dressings; hipped graduated

slate roof with return lateral stacks. Double-depth plan.

Georgian style. 3 storeys; symmetrical 5-window range. Plaster

plinth; ground and 1st floor sill bands; top cornice and

blocking course. Round-headed entrance has aedicule with Doric

columns and Tuscan entablature with fluted frieze and

pediment; fanlight with thick glazing bars over

6-fielded-panel door. Windows have sills, rubbed brick flat

arches over 12-pane sashes to ground and 1st floors; windows

with 6-pane sashes to 2nd floor. Rear has tall round-headed

stair window with glazing bars and flanking full-height canted

bays. Tall stair window to right return. Outbuilding to front

right has ramped cornice and 2 windows with 9-pane horned

sashes to left and connects with front stone-coped brick wall

with railings with fleur-de-lys finials, enriched central

paired gates with similar gate piers and overthrow with 2

lantern holders.

Railings and gates of Angel Croft Hotel were listed on 6.3.70.

 

 

Listing NGR: SK1136509716

 

 

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

 

Source: English Heritage

 

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.

 

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Taken on April 16, 2016