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Cross Lanes Farmhouse, St Martin's

Description: Cross Lanes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255726

OS Grid Reference: SJ3269036247
OS Grid Coordinates: 332690, 336247
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9194, -3.0025

Location: Cottage Lane, St Martins, Shropshire SY11 3HL

Locality: St Martin's
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 3HL

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Listing Text

SJ 33 NW
2/14 Cross Lanes Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Roughcast
with imitation angle quoins concealing timber frame; painted brick addition;
slate roof. Original 2-cell plan with C18 gabled brick addition to rear
forming L-shape. One storey and attic. C20 segmental-headed casements
with rendered surrounds to left and right of half-glazed door to left of
centre. C20 gabled eaves dormer to centre. Large stepped external end
stack to left and integral end stack behind ridge to right. Integral end
stack to rear range and lean-to dairy to angle between ranges. Interior:
timber frame (square panels) said to have been found to back wall of C17
part but concealed at time of resurvey (April 1986). Deep-chamfered cross-
beam ceiling and heavy joists to left ground-floor room with similar chamfered
beam to right room; carved wall post to cross wall. Infilled inglenook
fireplace to left stack with oak winder staircase behind. Rear range has
chamfered ceiling beam and inglenook fireplace with wooden lintel. Collar
and tie beam roof in 2 bays to main range and in one bay to rear; single
purlins and straight windbraces.

Listing NGR: SJ3269036247

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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