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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: 1055703



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Condover

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259377

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5/75 Yew Tree Cottage -


Farmhouse, now house. Probably C15, re-modelled early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed with painted brick infill and cladding, machine tile roofs. Hall of 3 or 4 framed bays with 2-bay cross-wing projecting to right. One storey and attic, dentilled eaves cornice to hall range; framing: exposed to back wall, square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate, and to gable end of hall range - much renewed with decorative lozenge motifs; rear gable of cross-wing has V-struts from collar characteristic of C17 timber frame; fenestration all late C19 and C20, 3 casements with segmental heads to ground floor of hall range with larder window to left, 2 roughly central gabled dormers in roof slope, one casement on each floor to cross-wing, both with segmental heads; entrance in angle between hall and cross-wing through C20 lean-to glazed porch; tall red brick ridge stack to centre of hall range and a shorter subsidiary stack to right. Interior: inspection not possible at time of re-survey (1985), but noted as having 3 true cruck trusses with Alcock apex type L2. Alcock (1981), p.143.

Listing NGR: SJ4937505947

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: SJ 49375 05947


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