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Lodge Farmhouse, Ruyton-XI-Towns

Description: Lodge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 256674

OS Grid Reference: SJ3886123143
OS Grid Coordinates: 338861, 323143
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8024, -2.9083

Location: Grug Hill, Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire SY4 1HS

Locality: Ruyton-XI-Towns
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 1HS

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Listing Text

SJ 32 SE

8/122 Lodge Farmhouse
- (formerly listed under
19.1.52 Ruyton)

- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C17 or early C18, remodelled late C18 with later
additions and alterations. Timber framed with red brick infill (some C20)
and additions; slate roof. Original house of 3 framed bays with gabled
staircase projection at right-angles to rear on left. Larger C18 gabled
range at right-angles to rear on right incorporates part of an orginal timber
framed range. 2-storey catslide outshut in angle to rear. 2 storeys and
attic. Framing: slightly irregular square and rectangular panels, 6 from
cill to wall-plate with long straight tension braces. Queen posts to left
gable end and king-strut with 2 raking struts from tie beam to right gable
end. 1:1:1 windows, centre section slightly projecting and probably formerly
gabled. Glazing bar sashes, those to left and centre in moulded surrounds,
those to right being horned C20 replacements. Central entrance; 6-panel
door (bottom panels are flush) with rectangular barred overlight and narrow
flanking sashes. Prominent red brick stack to left of centre to original
back wall and narrow integral end stack in front of ridge to night. Red
brick stack in roof slope to C18 rear range. Interior. Left and right
ground-floor rooms have boxed-in ceiling beams and moulded plaster cornices.
C19 dog-leg staircase in central hall has stick balusters to open string;
oak winder staircase in rear gabled projection to left. Timber frame fragment-
arily exposed throughout.

Listing NGR: SJ3886123143

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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