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Cider Press Approximately 40 Metres North East of the Nursery, West Felton

Description: Cider Press Approximately 40 Metres North East of the Nursery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255802

OS Grid Reference: SJ3469225951
OS Grid Coordinates: 334692, 325951
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8271, -2.9707

Location: Twyford Lane, West Felton, Shropshire SY11 4EQ

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

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Listing Text

SJ 32 NW
7/89 Cider Press approx. 40m
north-east of The Nursery

Cider press, now disused. Late C18. Regularly coursed and dressed sand-
stone blocks with red brick to first noon of gable ends; graded slate
roof. One storey and gable-lit loft. Round-arched windows with brick
heads to long sides and segmental-headed openings to loft in gable ends.
Entrance in gable end through elliptical arch with projecting keystone
to stone lintel. Interior. Stone press survives complete with circular
grooved base; housing for circular screw in floor of loft, which was formerly
continuous but is now missing to centre. Single-purlin roof in 3 bays
has 2 queen-post trusses, one with curved principals. Screw for press
situated in garden of Rowley (N.G.R. SJ 3455 2603) at time of resurvey
(May 1986). Rowley is not included in this list.

Listing NGR: SJ3469225951

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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