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Eardiston House, Ruyton-XI-Towns

Description: Eardiston House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 256697

OS Grid Reference: SJ3705125003
OS Grid Coordinates: 337051, 325003
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8189, -2.9355

Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire SY11 4HA

Locality: Ruyton-XI-Towns
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 4HA

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Listing Text

SJ 32 SE
SJ 32 NE
8/145 and 4/145 Eardiston House


Farmhouse. Early to mid-C18, extended mid-C19 with minor later additions
and alterations. Painted brick (on painted sandstone block plinth to
C19 addition); hipped slate roofs, gabled to rear. Original block of
5 x 3 bays extended by set-back range to left in C19. Three storeys
to C18 part, 2 storeys to C19 addition. 5 windows to C18 part, glazing
bar sashes with painted gauged heads and of reduced proportions directly
below eaves to second floor, all blind and painted in imitation except
to centre on first floor and to left on ground and first floors. Right
return has glazing bar sashes on both floors, lower left replaced by
late C19 or early C20 canted bay with French window. Central recessed
entrance; mid-C19 half-glazed door with panelled reveals under Doric
porch with plain entablature. East side of C19 addition has glazing
bar sashes on each floor to left and right of prominent flat-roofed brick
porch; round-headed arch has 5-panel door (formerly 6-panel) with plain
semi-circular fanlight, approached by flight of 4 stone steps. Ridge,
end and valley stacks to both ranges. Stone mounting block attached
to front right corner of C19 range.

Listing NGR: SJ3705125003

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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