Berrington Farmhouse

13 Jun 2002
Berrington Farmhouse, Berrington, Shrewsbury And Atcham, Shropshire, SY5 6HB
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BERRINGTON C.P. BERRINGTON SJ 5206-5306 11/47 Berrington Farmhouse GV II

Farmhouse. Late C17 with early-C18 and mid-to late C19 alterations and additions. Timber framed with red brick nogging on squared and coursed red sandstone plinth, partly refaced and extended in red brick; plain tile roof. 2 framed bays with C18 L-plan house added to north-east and other additions. One storey and attic, 2 storeys, and 2 storeys and attic. Dentil brick eaves cornice (bricks laid on edge), parapeted gable ends, 2 large panelled external brick end stacks to C18 block, and external brick end stack to C19 addition at right; 2 brick eaves dormers to C18 block with parapeted gables and 2-light segmental-headed wooden casements. Framing: square panels, 4 from sole-plate to wall-plate. C18 block: 2-window front; first floor segmental-headed late C19 wooden cross-casements, ground floor late C19 canted bay to left; mid-C19 four-panelled door to right (top 2 panels glazed) and brick porch with parapeted gable and round archway; formerly 3-bays with blocked central window and door. C17 part set back to right has brick eaves dormer to right with parapeted gable and segmental-headed 2-light wooden casement, and ground-floor segmental-headed 2-light wooden casement; left-hand gable end has exposed collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and V- struts. Mid-to-late C19 block set back to right has first floor wooden cross casement and ground floor canted bay. Gabled stair wing at rear of C18 part and gabled mid-to late C19 wing at rear of C17 part. Interior: early C18 dog-leg staircase with winders, closed string, turned balusters, moulded handrail and square newel posts; early C18 corner buffet in kitchen with flanking pilasters and shaped shelves; 2-panelled cupboards flanking fireplace; internal window shutters; C17 and C18 boarded and plank and muntin doors with strap hinges.

Listing NGR: SJ5276706868


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Photographer: Joachim, M. I.

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Brick, Sandstone, Tile, Timber, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Timber Framed House, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building