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Description: North Boreston
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101238
OS Grid Reference: SX7686353755
OS Grid Coordinates: 276863, 53755
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3708, -3.7329
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9/326 North Boreston
House, originally a farmhouse. Probably mid to late C17, remodelled and
extended with outshuts at rear in Cl9. Slate rubble with roughcast front.
Gable ended roof, the right hand end at lower level has grouted scantle
slates, the left hand end has asbestos slates. Stone rubble axial tack and
projecting stack to right hand gable end.
Plan: Appears to be a 3-room and cross or through passage plan, the lower
end to the right heated from a gable end stack and the hall heated from an
axial stack backing onto the passage. The inner room appears to be
unheated. There are 2 single storey outshuts at the rear, probably both
C19, the outshut behind the hall is earlier.
Exterior: 2 storeys and attic. Nearly symmetrical 4-window range. All
C20 3-light casements with glazing bars and slate cills except for the
ground and first floor left hand windows which are of 2-lights. Doorway to
right of centre has late C19 panelled door, the top panels glazed and an
open-fronted porch with a scantle slate roof. Small attic window in lower
left hand gable end to side of stack.
At the rear 2 single storey outshuts at centre and left and to right a
Interior inaccessible at time of survey 1987.
Listing NGR: SX7686353755
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Source: English Heritage
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