Tudor Cottage and Gravenor House


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Gravenor House, 24, Lydbury North, SY7 8AU
Statutory Address:
Tudor Cottage, 23, Lydbury North, SY7 8AU


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Statutory Address:
Gravenor House, 24, Lydbury North, SY7 8AU
Statutory Address:
Tudor Cottage, 23, Lydbury North, SY7 8AU

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

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Lydbury North
National Grid Reference:
SO 35004 86079


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/10/2019

SO 38 NW 6/120

LYDBURY NORTH CP LYDBURY NORTH, No. 23 (Tudor Cottage) and No. 24 (Gravenor House)

(Formerly listed as No. 23 (Tudor Cottage) and No. 24, previously listed as The Old Workhouse)



II House, latterly workhouse, now two houses. Late C16 with C19 partial refacing and C20 additions to left and rear. Timber-framed, partly rendered, C19 painted coursed limestone refacing to left, and graded slate roof. Possibly former open hall of two framed bays to left with two framed bay gabled cross wing projecting to right.

Framing: square panels, four up to wall plate; cross wing with jettied first floor resting on end brackets; decorative herringbone framing in first floor and in gable, refaced with planted timbers in the C20. Two storeys. Central rendered ridge stack. C20 metal casements, one two-light on each floor to left and one three-light on each floor of cross wing. Four steps up to boarded door in angle of cross wing with C19 hipped slate-roofed timber porch. One storey lean-to to left. Entrance to No. 24 (Gravenor House) at rear.

Listing NGR: SO3500486079


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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: 12 Jun 2004
Reference: IOE01/12454/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Gill Cardy. Source Historic England Archive
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