Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1054590

Date first listed: 22-Oct-1984

Statutory Address: OLD SMITHY


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Statutory Address: OLD SMITHY

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

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: More

National Grid Reference: SO 35072 92828



7/11 Old Smithy -

- II

Cottage and smithy. Probably early to mid C17 with later additions and alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble, reed thatch roof, prominent axial ridge stack with dripstones and capping, C20 lateral integral red brick stack to right. l½ storeys; irregular fenestration, C19 and C20 casements, one to first floor, 2 to ground, 2 eaves dormers cut into thatch; entrance to right with cambered arch under C20 lean-to porch. The disused smithy to left is approached through double doors in C19 lean-to to left, double hatch to right next to a semi- circular slate capped projection for a former furnace. Interior of cottage has a large fireplace with bread oven to right and moulded beam above (in main room to left); wide stop chamfered ceiling beam and heavy joists; simple straight flight staircase with winder and subsidiary short flight to room above smithy.

Listing NGR: SO3507292828


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 256856

Legacy System: LBS

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