British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Plas Pentre-Cefn, Oswestry Rural

Description: Plas Pentre-Cefn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255676

OS Grid Reference: SJ2340827218
OS Grid Coordinates: 323408, 327218
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8370, -3.1384

Location: Pant, Shropshire SY10 9BJ

Locality: Oswestry Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9BJ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


4/199 Plas Pentre-Cefn

- II

Shown on O.S. map as Pentre-Cefn Hall.
Farmhouse. Probably late C17 with later additions and alterations.
Painted uncoursed limestone rubble, slate roof. Central hall range
of 2 bays flanked by gabled cross-wings. 2 storeys with attics to
cross-wings; 1:2:1 windows, C20 casements in stone surrounds; gabled
porch in angle with right gable has elliptical outer arch and 6-panel
inner door (top panels now glazed), Victorian floor tiles; external
stone stacks to cross-wings and back wall of hall range have late C19
yellow brick twin diagonal shafts. Gabled projection to left of rear
stack houses staircase, late C19 lean-tos below to left and right.
Interior: chamfered cross beam in main ground-floor room; late C17
newel staircase in gabled projection to rear rises to attic, elaborately
decorated newels with carved finials, moulded handrail, twisted balusters
and pendants. The decoration on the newel posts is identical to
that on the newel post of the staircase at Pentre-Uchaf (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ2340827218

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.