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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: 1269900



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Diddlebury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 460317

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SO48SE CORFTON 1943-1/1/31 Elsich Manor 12/11/54


Manor house. C16 and later. Dressed and sandstone rubble; plain tile roof with composition tiles to rear; 2 massive brick external stacks, reduced to left, with 3 diagonally set C20 brick chimneys to right. E-shaped on plan with advanced wing to right. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; irregular fenestration, mainly of C19 wooden 2-light mullioned windows with chamfered oak cases; string bands; central gable with stepped 4-light mullioned window with metal lattice glazing in chamfered plastered brick surrounds. Studded plank doors to left and centre right, in ashlar panels with string bands over. 2 and 3-light mullioned windows. Later advanced wing to right, of stone rubble with plain tile roof; two 2-light mullioned windows with lattice metal glazing, over similar mullioned window. Studded plank door. Rear: twin gable wings and smaller gable; various lattice-glazed lights with plastered brick mullions, and casements; plank door in chamfered case to centre left, with brick and stone hood over; rubble stackbase with 3 diagonally set C19 brick stacks to rear wing. INTERIOR: south-east wing badly damaged by fire, 1976, but retains some features, including 2 fireplaces with stone lintels. C17 and C19 panelling; stone arch of former entrance; chamfered ceiling beam; blocked fireplace; panelled doors; wall-cupboard; C19 fireplaces; pierced splat balusters; winder stairs.

Listing NGR: SO4916884029

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National Grid Reference: SO 49168 84029


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