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The Old House, Sheriffhales

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255204

OS Grid Reference: SJ7587611986
OS Grid Coordinates: 375876, 311986
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7050, -2.3585

Locality: Sheriffhales
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF11 8RA

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Listing Text


4/24 The Old House (formerly
26/5/55 listed as The Old House
(The dwellings known as
Nos. 48 and 49 )).


House. Circa 1500 and altered circa 1600 with later raised eaves, C19
additions at rear, and some C20 re-facing. Timber framed with square
panels, angle braces, and painted brick nogging; partial painted brick
re-facing, and C20 tile roof. L-plan with probable former open hall of
3 long and one short framed bays and projecting 2 framed bay gabled cross-
wing to left. West front: end stack to left, end stack to rear of cross
wing and ridge stack off-centre to right; large gabled semi dormer off-
centre to right with large 12-light C20 diamond leaded oriel window,
moulded bressumer above with end brackets, and queen post truss with
curved v-struts in gable end. 2 ground floor C20 casements, 5-light to
left and 3-light to right; one 3-light C20 diamond leaded casement on
each floor of cross wing, and exposed queen post truss with v-struts in
gable end above. Entrance to rear.

Listing NGR: SJ7587611986

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Source: English Heritage

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