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ASTERTON HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ASTERTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1054597

Location

ASTERTON HOUSE

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Myndtown

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 256867

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SO 39 SE MYNDTOWN C.P. ASTERTON

7/22 Asterton House 21 3 68 GV II

Farmhouse. C.1600, extended and re-modelled c.1700 with later additions and alterations. Rubblestone walls probably concealing timber frame, random slate roofs and integral end stacks with red brick shafts. Probably originally of 3 framed bays, extended by a lower rubblestone portion to the west (see the straight joint between the 2 sections). 2 storeys; 3 C19 casements irregularly spaced, 2 to main range and one to lower portion on each floor; 2 entrances, the lower under C19 gabled porch. Interior. Cross wall to right of main entrance with rectangular panelling (c.1600), Inglenook fireplace to left with massive beam above; stop chamfered parallel beams and heavy unchamfered joists to the original part, flagstone floors; on the first floor the bay divisions are exposed, showing that the roof has been raised and formerly had windbraces.

Listing NGR: SO3981091074

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National Grid Reference: SO 39810 91074

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