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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: 1055238



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston

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: 258909

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SJ 31 SE 5/4



Farmhouse. Probably late C15 or early C16, circa 1600 and C18 alterations and additions, and mid-to late C19 remodelling. Timber framed, of cruck construction, external walls rebuilt in painted coursed sandstone rubble and brick; asbestos slate roof. Former open hall house of 3 or 4 framed bays with later additions; inserted stack forming baffle-entry plan. 2 storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice; brick ridge stack off-centre to left and two C19 integral brick lateral stacks at rear. 5 windows to first floor and 2 to ground floor; late C19 wooden and wooden-framed metal casements, segmental-headed on ground floor; blocked ground-floor window to left. Early C19 door off-centre to left with 6 raised and fielded panels (top 2 glazed), moulded architrave and late C19 gabled brick porch with chamfered segmental arch; mid-to late C19 four-panelled half-glazed door to right with C19 painted brick porch; C20 garage entrance to left. Interior: 4 full cruck trusses; c.1600 inserted floor in 2 central bays, and c.1600 inserted stack with large open fireplace. Alcock, p.143.

Listing NGR: SJ3727611584

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Alcock, N W, 'Council for British Archaeology Research Report' in Cruck Construction An Introduction And Catalogue, (1981), 143

National Grid Reference: SJ3727611584


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