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The Old Vicarage and Railed Enclosure to North West, Clun

Description: The Old Vicarage and Railed Enclosure to North West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 257140

OS Grid Reference: SO3010480845
OS Grid Coordinates: 330104, 280845
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4211, -3.0292

Locality: Clun
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 8JP

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Listing Text

(South-east side)

15/45 The Old Vicarage and
1.12.51 railed enclosure to
North-west (formerly
listed as Cresswell


Parsonage house and railed enclosure, now house. Mid-to-late C18.
Squared and coursed limestone (coursed rubble at sides and rear)
and slate roof. 3 storeys and attic. Wooden dentil eaves-cornice,
integral brick end-stacks and semi-external lateral stack at rear.
1:1:1 bay rhythm, that in centre slightly projecting with thermal
window in tympanum of triangular pediment above; glazing bar sashes
with flush frames and flat arches; central door with 6 raised and
fielded panels, Gothick traceried rectangular overlight and door-
case with moulded architrave and triangular pediment supported by
shaped bracket with guttae beneath. Wrought iron railed-enclosure
to front with 3 panels each side of central gate; spearhead railings
and standards with urn finials. Interior: staircase rising 2 floors;
dog-leg with landings and winders, open string, turned balusters (2
per tread), moulded handrail, and square newel posts; timber framed
partition walls (probably of stud construction). This was formerly
the residence of the vicar of Newcastle, a hamlet about 4 miles to
the West of Clun and in Clun C.P.

Listing NGR: SO3010480845

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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