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Lys House, Oswestry

Description: Lys House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255558

OS Grid Reference: SJ3030729355
OS Grid Coordinates: 330307, 329355
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8572, -3.0365

Location: 8 Wilfred Owen Close, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2NA

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 2NA

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Listing Text

Wilfred Owen Close

6/85 Lys House

- II

Farmhouse, now divided into flats. Late C18 with later additions
and alterations. Red brick, hipped slate roof with axial stacks in
roof slope to left and right. 3 storeys, toothed eaves cornice;
3-window front, late C20 casements with original cambered heads;
central entrance, plain pedimented doorcase has panelled door with panels
now glazed and rectangular 4-light overlight, outline of former gabled
porch visible. Flanking single-storey pavilion-like wings to left
and right, each has a blind cambered opening and stone coping rising
above central pediment; left is facade only and right has a brick
lean-to behind, altered and extended late C20.

Listing NGR: SJ3030729355

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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