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Stable, Mixing-House, Granary and Cartshed Approximately 50 Metres East of Shevlock Farmhouse, Ruyton-XI-Towns

Description: Stable, Mixing-House, Granary and Cartshed Approximately 50 Metres East of Shevlock Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 256682

OS Grid Reference: SJ3712324055
OS Grid Coordinates: 337123, 324055
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8104, -2.9342

Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire SY4 1JL

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

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Listing Text

SJ 32 SE

8/130 Stable, mixing-house,
- granary and cartshed
approx. 50m east of
21.8.86 Shelvock Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Stable, mixing-house,
granary and cartshed,
Shelvock Farm)


Stable, mixing-house, granary and cartshed. Mid-to late C17, extended to
left in 1860 (datestone). Square and coursed sandstone blocks, on plinth
to C17 part, with angle quoins. Slate roof: Stables to right, part conver-
ted to cowhouses in C20, and cartshed, tackroom, mixing-house with granary
over to left. 2 levels. C17 part has segmental-headed boarded doors
to left, right and centre with chamfered 2-light mullion window between
left and centre doorways. C20 fixed-light windows to either side of right
doorway. 2 boarded eaves hatches to centre. C19 addition has chamfered
2-light mullion windows directly below eaves and to ground floor to left
and right. Segmental-headed boarded door and wider segmental-arched vehicle
entry with boarded double doors between ground-floor windows. Illegible
datestone to left gable end said formerly to have had a C17 date. Datestone
directly below eaves between 2 mullion windows reads "TB / MBO / 1860".
Change of stonework visible to left of centre where 1860 extension was added
to C17 block. Interior. C17 part has double-purlin roof in 5 bays with
straight windbraces and mixture of collar and tie beam trusses and raking
struts from tie beams to principal rafters. C19 part retains many of its
original fittings including hoist machinery, wheel and internal gantry in
granary over mixing-house and stalls in stable. Shelvock Farmhouse is
not included in this list.

Listing NGR: SJ3712324055

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Source: English Heritage

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