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LOWER HOUSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED COW 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: LOWER HOUSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED COW HOUSE

List entry Number: 1054953

Location

LOWER HOUSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED COW HOUSE, EDGTON

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Edgton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 21-May-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 257639

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List entry Description

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: SO3874985855

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