LOWER HOUSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED COW HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054953
Date first listed:
21-Mar-1968
Date of most recent amendment:
21-May-1987
Statutory Address:
LOWER HOUSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED COW HOUSE, EDGTON

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Location

Statutory Address:
LOWER HOUSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED COW HOUSE, EDGTON

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Edgton
National Grid Reference:
SO3874985855

Details

SO 38 NE 1/135 21.3.68

EDGTON C.P. EDGTON Lower House Farmhouse and attached cowhouse (formerly listed as Lower Farmhouse)

GV II

Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed with painted brick, woven and rendered infill, roughcast to right to front on rubblestone plinth; slate roof. One storey and attic; apparently of 4 framed bays with baffle entry. Framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate, with short straight tension braces, collar and tie beam end trusses with projecting double-purlin ends, that to right obscured by slate hanging, left with V-struts from collar. Prominent timber framed gabled eaves dormer (weatherboarded to apex) has original scrolled brackets and C19 three-light casement. C19 casements directly below and to left with C20 casement and flat-roofed eaves dormer to right of entrance. This has boarded door with glazed panel to top under C20 open gabled porch. Axial red brick ridge stack directly above and external rubblestone end stack with red brick top to left. Late C17 cowhouse attached to right. Weatherboarded timber frame on rubblestone plinth; slate roof. Main entrance to rear through stable door approached by external lateral stone steps. Flanking eaves hatches with cart entrance to far left. Interior of house not inspected but likely to be of interest. Cowhouse has framing visible: renewed vertical posts. Staggered single-purlin roof in 3 bays with raking struts from tie beams to principal rafters. Continuous loft.

Listing NGR: SO3874985855

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
257639
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Jun 2005
Reference: IOE01/14459/27
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Richard Summers. Source Historic England Archive
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