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Abbot's Moor Farmhouse, West Felton

Description: Abbot's Moor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255780

OS Grid Reference: SJ3738326948
OS Grid Coordinates: 337383, 326948
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8364, -2.9309

Location: West Felton, Shropshire SY11 4HF

Locality: West Felton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 4HF

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Listing Text

SJ 32 NE
8/67 Abbot's Moor Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C15, remodelled mid-C18 and C19 with later additions and alterat-
ions, principally of late C20. Painted brick and rubblestone encasing
timber framed building of cruck construction; slate roof. Original plan
an open-hall house of at least 2 framed bays with first floor inserted and
eaves raised mid-C18; 2-storey gabled range added to west in late C18 or
C19, forming present T-plan. Right end of main range formerly agricultural.
2 storeys with floor band to rear (road side) and former roof pitch visible
to left gable end. C19 casements directly below eaves to left and right
of centre with 2 casements below to left flanking doorway (left segmental-
headed). Wide C20 casement to right of roughly central late C20 lean-
to brick porch with half-glazed door to either side and two C20 casements
to front. Part of roof slope of porch cut out for left first- floor window.
Segmental-headed boarded door to former agricultural end. Rebuilt red
brick ridge stack to centre and subsidiary stack in front part of roof slope
to far left. 2- storey gabled addition to rear has C20 casement on each
floor and rubblestone and brick external end stack. Interior. Massive
central stack. Room to right has inserted ceiling with chamfered spine
beam and heavy joists. Timber framed square panelled wall to right on
rubblestone plinth is apparently original right gable end. 3 true cruck
trusses, exposed to both ground and first floors, with arch-braced collars.

Listing NGR: SJ3738326948

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Source: English Heritage

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