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CROSS HOUSE

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: CROSS HOUSE

List entry Number: 1307551

Location

CROSS HOUSE

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Longden

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.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259503

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 40 NW PONTESBURY C.P. LONGDEN

4/199 Cross House -

- II

Farmhouse, now house Probably early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed on high red brick plinth with plastered infill, machine tile roofs. T-plan; hall of 2 1/2 bays with cross-wing (to road front) of 2 bays. 2 storeys with gable-lit attic to cross-wing. Framing: square panels, 3 from raised cill to wall-plate, moulded hewn jettying (to cross-wing) on first floor of left-hand gable end with evidence of continuation to front and right-hand gable end; vertical struts to left-hand gable end with inclined struts from upper collar; the right-hand gable end is brick-clad and the hall roughcast. 2-window front to cross-wing, tripartite glazing bar sashes to left and right of central 6-panel door (upper panels now glazed) with bracketed hood; prominent cruciform ridge stack re-built c.1980 to right of hall range and C20 brick end stack to right-hand wall of cross-wing. Interior: timber frame intact with chamfered spine and cross beams throughout; 2 large fireplaces on ground floor, one with massive Grinshill stone lintel; C17 oak door in kitchen (back end of former hall) with iron strap hinges.

Listing NGR: SJ4432806447

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National Grid Reference: SJ 44328 06447

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