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The Vicarage, Clun

Description: The Vicarage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 257275

OS Grid Reference: SO3008080588
OS Grid Coordinates: 330080, 280588
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4188, -3.0295

Location: 4 Vicarage Road, Clun, Shropshire SY7 8JG

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

15/183 The Vicarage


Vicarage. Late C17 with late C18 and mid-to-late C19 alterations and
additions. Squared and coursed limestone, roughcast to rear, with hipped
graded slate roof. 2 storeys and attic; deep eaves, central brick stack
behind ridge, stack behind ridge off-centre to left, and large brick ridge
stack off-centre to right; central flat-topped dormer with 2-light
casement. 7 bays; C19 wooden leaded cross windows; central C20 double
half-glazed doors with C19 gabled wooden porch. Probably mid-to-late C19
one-storey lean-to addition at front to left with hipped slate roof, two
C20 casements, and glazed door to right. Late C18 glazing bar sashes in
left-hand end elevation, 4-bay right-hand end elevation with blocked
windows, first floor to left, blind. Rear: altered in late C18; 1:2:1
bay rhythm with projecting centre formerly surmounted by stone cornice
and blocking course (cf: previous list description); glazing bar sashes,
16-pane on ground floor to left and right. Interior: early C18 dog-leg
staircase with landing, open string with cut tread-ends, turned balusters
(3 per tread), moulded ramped handrail, fluted Columnular bottom newel
and 5 turned balusters as half-landing newel; ground floor room to right
at rear with egg-and-dart moulded fireplace surround and probably circa
1900 early-C18 style panelling. This is probably a late Cl7 U-shaped
house with the space between the rear wings filled and the whole rear
elevation re-fronted in the late C18.

Listing NGR: SO3008080588

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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