OLD COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054669
Date first listed:
21-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
OLD COURT, B 4398

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
OLD COURT, B 4398

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Kinnerley
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34302 21356

Details

KINNERLEY C.P. B. 4398 (north side) SJ 22 SE

6/8 Old Court -

GV II

House. Late C17, probably incorporating parts of an earlier building; later additions and alterations. Red brick (mixed bond) possibly replacing or encasing timber frame; slate roof. L-plan with 2-bay cross-wing projecting to left. 2 storeys and attic. 1:2 windows, C19 metal casements, some with leaded lights, and C20 casements in imitation. C20 gabled eaves dormer to left bay of main range. Entrance now through C20 glazed door in right wall of cross-wing but right window in main range is in position of infilled doorway. Prominent external lateral stack to left of cross-wing has projecting strips and toothed band to top of base, which is partly rubblestone; top of shaft rebuilt in early C20 red brick. Integral end stack to right of main range. Interior. Deep-chamfered spine and cross beams to ground-floor room of hall range, which has probably reused richly moulded segmental wooden lintel to inglenook fireplace. Timber frame (mainly square panels) exposed to wall separating hall range from cross-wing and also to dividing wall between 2 rooms of cross-wing. Front room has deep-chamfered cross beam and rear room has elaborately moulded ceiling beams and chamfered joists. Part of plank and muntin screen visible to right side of wall dividing 2 rooms of cross-wing (in back room) with position of infilled hatch or window visible to left. Late C17 staircase in hall range with right-angled turn to left has decorated carved splat balusters and moulded handrail. Timber frame exposed to cross walls on first floor, which has wide boarded oak floor boards. Roof of cross-wing in 2 bays but central truss plastered over at time of resurvey (October 1986).

Listing NGR: SJ3430221356

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
256556
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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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