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LOWER WALLOP FARMHOUSE AND LOWER WALLOP FARM COTTAGE

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 WALLOP FARMHOUSE AND LOWER WALLOP FARM COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1055199

Location

LOWER WALLOP FARMHOUSE AND LOWER WALLOP FARM COTTAGE

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Westbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Mar-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259013

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 30 NW WESTBURY C.P. LOWER WALLOP

8/106 Lower Wallop Farmhouse - and Lower Wallop Farm Cottage

- II

Farmhouse, now divided. Circa 1670, extended c. 1812, and partly rebuilt in mid-to late C19. Rendered timber frame with red brick nogging, partly rebuilt in red brick; early C19 addition in coursed grey sandstone rubble with red brick facing to south-east(with evidence of former painted surface), slate roof, hipped over early C19 block. Probably 2 or 3 framed bays with addition to south-east. 2 storeys. South-east front: deep eaves; pair of symmetrically placed brick ridge stacks and brick ridge stack at junction with wing at rear consisting of 2 star-shaped shafts (tops rebuilt in C20). 1:1:1 bays, centre bay projecting slightly, with triangular pedimented gable above; 12- and 16-pane glazing bar sashes with slightly segmental heads; central half- glazed door (2 panels and 6 small lights) with doorcase consisting of architrave, reeded pilaster strips, and reeded console brackets with guttae (only surviving on right-hand one) supporting lead-covered flat hood. Central 2-storey gabled staircase tower at rear. Rear wing has C19 wooden casements,and gabled back porch to north-east and timber framed partly exposed to south-west. Probably C19 kitchen block in angle at rear. Interior: early C19 fittings including 6-panelled doors, moulded cornices; 3-flight staircase with landings, open string with scrolled cut brackets, stick balusters, and handrail with turned bottom newel post. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p. 303; C. Ryan, The evolution of the peasant house in Shropshire. Medieval - c. 1850. The Parish of Westbury, Unpublished thesis (October 1979), Manchester University, p. 140.

Listing NGR: SJ3244007612

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Shropshire, (1908), 303
Ryan, C, The Evolution of the Peasant House in Shropshire Medieval c1850 The Parish of Westbury140

National Grid Reference: SJ 32440 07612

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