Kempton Farmhouse

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1308173
Date first listed:
28-May-1987
Statutory Address:
Kempton Farmhouse, 1, Kempton, SY7 0JG

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Location

Statutory Address:
Kempton Farmhouse, 1, Kempton, SY7 0JG

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Clunbury
National Grid Reference:
SO 35952 82758

Details

SO 38 SE 4/81

CLUNBURY C.P. KEMPTON No. 1 (Kempton Farmhouse)

II Farmhouse. Late C17, extended mid-C19 with later additions and alterations. Uncoursed and roughly coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings to C19 part; slate roofs. Long, late C17 range aligned east-west with T-shaped C19 addition attached to east end; two-storey lean-to in angle to south side of C19 addition; lower C19 gabled range attached to west end of C17 part.

Two storeys to C17 part, two storeys and gable-lit attic with moulded eaves cornice and plinth to C19 addition, which has cellar to front. C19 range has two-window front; contemporary wooden mullioned and transomed windows with chamfered ashlar surrounds. External end stacks with red brick tops and brown brick ridge stack to rear range. Entrance in angle to rear range; six-panel door with rectangular barred overlight, panelled reveals and flat bracketed hood. Slate-hanging to gable end, which has projecting double-purlin ends. C17 part has three C19 casements directly below eaves and one to ground floor to right. C20 casements to left flanking C20 half-glazed door. Infilled doorway immediately to left of centre and integral red brick end stack to right.

Interior: C17 part has deep-chamfered cross beam and heavy joists to right ground-floor room, which has large stack with C19 cast-iron cooking range. First floor recently altered at time of resurvey (August 1986): internal walls plastered over but retains C17 plank doors with strap and L-hinges; original wide boarded floor boards.

Listing NGR: SO3595282758

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
257586
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 02 Nov 2006
Reference: IOE01/15993/26
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