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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: 1307556



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


District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Whitchurch Rural

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Mar-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 260576

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WHITCHURCH RURAL C.P. HEATH LANE (south-west SJ 53 NE side) 5/25 Laurel House - - II

House. Early to mid-C17 with late C19 and C20 alterations and additions. Timber framed with plastered infill on brick plinth.Slate roof. Framing: small square panels, 3 from sole plate to former wall plate. 2 framed bays with later addition to right. 2 storeys. Brick stack behind ridge off-centre to left (rebuilt above roof in C20). 4-window front; C20 two-light wooden casements. C20 six-panelled door between first and second windows from left with gabled porch. Left-hand gable end has collar and cambered tie-beam truss with queen struts. Interior: eaves raised, probably in late -019 or early C20. Roof trusses survive. Central truss and former right-hand end truss with tie beams, collars and queen struts. Right-hand truss with cambered tie beam.

Listing NGR: SJ5528839294

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National Grid Reference: SJ 55288 39294


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