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Lower Edenhope Farmhouse, Mainstone

Description: Lower Edenhope Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257321

OS Grid Reference: SO2746888921
OS Grid Coordinates: 327468, 288921
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4934, -3.0697

Location: Mainstone, Shropshire SY9 5LX

Locality: Mainstone
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY9 5LX

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Listing Text


3/228 Lower Edenhope Farmhouse
21.3.68 (Formerly listed as
Edenhope Farmhouse)
- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C16 with mid-to-late C19 remodelling. Rendered
timber frame, partly rebuilt or refaced in coursed limestone rubble; slate
roof. 3-room baffle-entry plan. 2 storeys. Large brick stack behind
ridge off-centre to right. 5-window front, mid-to-late C19 wooden 2- and
3-light cross casements (front windows mostly replaced in matching style
in C20); boarded door with bracketed flat hood and later porch. Probable
former lintel re-used as cill at rear with carved shield and supporters.
Interior: chamfered beams; large open fireplace with early C19 surround
and spit rack above. The Earl of Northampton is said to have died here
circa 1600 (cf: former list).

Listing NGR: SO2746888921

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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