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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.


List entry Number: 1054659



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Llanyblodwel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 256627

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5/79 Tanat House and attached - outbuildings


House and attached outbuildings. Mid-to late C18 with minor later additons and alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble with red brick dressings, formerly rendered; hipped open-well graded slate roof with C19 yellow brick ridge stacks to left and right. 2 storeys and attic. 5 windows; glazing bar sashes with plain stone lintels, 15-paned and extending to ground to ground floor. Central entrance; mid-C19 half-glazed door under wooden Doric porch with plain entablature. Four glazing bar sashes to rear with entrance in second bay from left through 6-panel door with rectangular barred overlight. L-shaped outbuildings attached to rear on left, enclosing cobbled courtyard. Uncoursed sandstone rubble with graded slate roof, hipped to north range. One storey. West range has C19 leaded casements alternating with boarded doors. North range similar with wide double doors in angle with west range. Interior. Central hall has dog-leg staircase with carved open string, 2 stick balusters to each tread and ramped wreathed handrail; top-lit by oval-shaped cupola with plaster decoration to sides. Similar carved open string and stick balusters to back staircase. Most rooms retain original panelled doors, some with fluted surrounds and carved rosettes to corners. Plaster cornices with egg and dart moulding to friezes and rosette emblems. Panelled window shutters and cellar to right. C19 cast- iron fireplaces to first-floor rooms. Attic has plank doors and 3 upper cruck trusses probably contemporary with construction of house. West range of outbuildings has bread oven and cast-iron sink with furnace below to left. Stables in north range with C19 wooden partitions and cast-iron hay racks. Alcock (1981), p. 145.

Listing NGR: SJ2395322932

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Alcock, N W, 'Council for British Archaeology Research Report' in Cruck Construction An Introduction And Catalogue, (1981)

National Grid Reference: SJ 23953 22932


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