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Nos. 2 and 3, LEIGHTON ROAD

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: Nos. 2 and 3, LEIGHTON ROAD

List entry Number: 1055280



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Buildwas

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 258800

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SJ 60 SW; 5/18

BUILDWAS C.P., LEIGHTON ROAD (south side), Nos. 2 and 3


House, now divided into two. Probably late C16 or early C17 with considerable later additions and alterations. Timber-framed with red brick infill and cladding on high roughly coursed limestone chamfered plinth, rendered to front; machine tile roof and external end stacks. Two storeys; framing: exposed to back wall, close studding with single middle rail; clad in C19 red brick to front and left return and re-built in similar brick to right return; late C19 fenestration to No. 3, cast-iron casements to left and right of C20 central gabled porch with neo-Georgian door (late C19 boarded door in wall behind); late C20 casements to No. 2, also to left and right of central C20 gabled porch with half- glazed door. INTERIOR: chamfered cross beams with straight-cut chamfer stops to both parts with heavy joists also exposed to No. 2. Late C20 two-storey gabled extension to rear of No. 2 not of special architectural interest. No. 2 is also known as The Workhouse Cottage.

Listing NGR: SJ6298304920

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National Grid Reference: SJ 62983 04920


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