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Description: Davenportgreen Hall
Date Listed: 2 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 212909
OS Grid Reference: SJ8034386401
OS Grid Coordinates: 380343, 386401
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3741, -2.2969
SJ 88 NW HALE SHAY LANE
2.3.50 Hall Farm)
Farmhouse, now house. "1617 ET II" and "IG" carved on 2
studs. Later wing of C18 or C19 date. Square panel timber
framing with later wing in rendered brick and stone slate
roof. 3-bay 2-storey C17 wing formerly of 2 units is now 1
large room on each floor. The house-part was in bays 2 and 3
and a cross passage may have run to the right of bay 3 where
the later crosswing projects considerably. There is a
considerable C20 extension to the right. Stone plinth and
diagonal braces. 2 3-light and 1 2-light timber ovolo -
moulded mullion casement windows (all c.1980) to each floor.
The porch was added at a later date as was the wing which has
2 and 3-light casement windows with C20 hoodmoulds. Ovolo-
moulded tie-beam to gable. Interior: former house-part and
parlour (now one large room) both have chamfered primary
beams and posts; those to the house-part are ovolo-moulded.
The upper floor has an independent suite of rooms inserted
into the framed structure, retaining the exposed tie-beam
truss, roof timbers and fine C17 plasterwork fire surround
with vine, rose and animal motifs in relief.
Listing NGR: SJ8034386401
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Source: English Heritage
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