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Coates Farmhouse, Ratlinghope

Description: Coates Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 256888

OS Grid Reference: SO3928195412
OS Grid Coordinates: 339281, 295412
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5532, -2.8969

Location: Ratlinghope, Shropshire SY5 0SU

Locality: Ratlinghope
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0SU

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Listing Text


4/43 Coates Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C17 or earlier with later additions and alterations. Uncoursed lime-
stone rubble, pebbledashed to front, partially brick to rear; asbestos slate
roof. Aligned east-west, aspect south; perhaps a longhouse derivative,
3 irregular catslide outshuts on north side extending over western half.
2 storeys; irregular fenestration, 5 windows on first floor, all C20 except
small window in line with chimney; 4 to ground floor all C20 except that on
right with Gothic glazing (c.1870's); 2 doorways, the left hand one perhaps
a C19 insertion, the right hand one with glazed and gabled porch to right of
chimney bay; large central ridge stack of limestone with brown brick top and
capping, further brick end stack to left. Interior. Ground floor room right
of centre has a very large fireplace to the right of which is what may be the
bottom end of a cruck blade, also a heavy spine beam; the room to the left of
the chimney has 2 chamfered spine beams and again a very large fireplace.

Listing NGR: SO3928195412

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Source: English Heritage

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