Description: Old Idsall House
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255244
OS Grid Reference: SJ7474507514
OS Grid Coordinates: 374745, 307514
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6648, -2.3748
SJ 7407-7507 SHIFNAL C.P. CHURCH STREET
10/27 Old Idsall House.
House. Late C16 with C18 alterations and additions. Timber framed with
close studding and rendered infill panels, later painted brick additions
including underbuilding to South-West, and old tile roof with partial
catslide over outshut to rear. One framed bay, 2 framed bay projecting
cross wing to left with late C18 addition to front, and projecting early
C18 gabled wing to right. 2 storeys. First floor to South-West probably
formerly jettied, gable to right with parapeted gable end; ridge stack
off-centre to left, stack in angle of right-hand wing, end stack to right,
and 2 end stacks to left-hand cross wing. Projecting first floor 3-light
C19 casement to right, ground floor 3-light casement to right, and C20
boarded door to left. Right-hand wing with one flush-framed segmental
headed glazing bar sash on each floor, and lean-to to left with one
segmental headed 3-light casement in left-hand return front; left-hand
cross wing with one glazing bar sash on each floor, and right-hand return
front with glazing bar sash on each floor, that below with segmental head.
South-West front: 3 blocked first floor windows. First floor glazing bar
sash off-centre to left, and 2-light leaded casement to far left; 2 ground
floor C20 flat-topped canted bays flanking C20 half glazed door off-centre
to left. Interior: probably C17 wainscot panelling in ground floor room,
N.Pevsner, B.O.E. Shropshire, p.245.
Listing NGR: SJ7474207517
Source: English Heritage
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