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Upper Lea Farmhouse, Lydham

Description: Upper Lea Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 257074

OS Grid Reference: SO3518289095
OS Grid Coordinates: 335182, 289095
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4959, -2.9562

Location: Lydham, Shropshire SY9 5HZ

Locality: Lydham
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY9 5HZ

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Listing Text


6/159 Upper Lea Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Circa 1725. Uncoursed limestone rubble with some red brick
dressings and plain tile roof. T-plan. Basement, 2 storeys and attic. C19
gabled eaves-dormer to left, and end stacks. 3 bays. First floor C19 seg-
mental headed wooden mullioned and transomed windows, ground floor 2-light
C20 segmental headed metal casements; 4 steps to central door with 6 raised
and fielded panels, lugged architrave, 3-light rectangular overlight, and
semi-circular hood with console brackets and moulded cornice. Boarded cellar
door to left. One storey block to right with end stack. Interior: early
C18 dog-leg staircase with 3 twisted balusters to each tread, cluster of
4 balusters as newel. Cut string with shaped tread ends, and moulded handrail;
ground floor room to left has raised and fielded panelling, moulded cornice,
and wall cupboard with shaped-head panelled door, fluted keystone, and coved
interior with shaped shelves. N.M.R.

Listing NGR: SO3518289095

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Source: English Heritage

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