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Ew'r-Esgob Farmhouse, St Martin's

Description: Ew'r-Esgob Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255718

OS Grid Reference: SJ3070336209
OS Grid Coordinates: 330703, 336209
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9188, -3.0321

Location: B5070, St Martins, Shropshire SY10 7AY

Locality: St Martin's
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 7AY

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Listing Text

ST. MARTIN'S C.P. B.5070 (north side)
SJ 33 NW
2/6 Ew'r-Esgob Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C14 or C15,remodelled late C18 with later additions and alterations.
Cruck frame with front and back walls and right gable end rebuilt in painted
and rendered brick; graded slate roof. Original plan apparently an open-
hall house of 3 framed bays later converted to 3-unit baffle type and eaves
raised in late C18. 2 storeys with dentilled eaves cornice. Late C19 and
C20 casements, 2 to left and one to right of entrance, those to first floor
directly below eaves. C20 nail-studded plank door under contemporary open
gabled porch; prominent C19 red brick axial ridge stack directly above.
Pigeon nesting holes and ledges to right gable end. Lower C19 dairy to left
gable end incorporates part of an earlier brick outbuilding. Interior:
inspection not possible at time of resurvey (April 1986) but likely to be of
interest. Alcock (1981) p.144.

Listing NGR: SJ3070336209

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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