Building record MDR9922 - Jug and Glass Public House, Lea Main Road, Lea

Type and Period (2)

  • (Georgian - 1782 AD to 1800 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

The Jug and Glass Public House is one of three inns mentioned by Bagshaw 1846. Part of a present terraced row of cottages built 1781-2 by the Nightingales as a hospital for their employees. A lintel over the entrance is dated 1782. (1) The Jug and Glass Public House is a Grade II building with an inscription to the door lintel that reads S.S.E. 1782. It is an L-shaped plan of three storeys and two bays, with a lower two storey range to rear, and is constructed from coursed squared gritstone with quoins, coped west gable, intermediate and west end brick stacks and a stone slated roof. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(g).4, with photos.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1335319.



Grid reference Centred SK 3264 5756 (20m by 17m)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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