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Kinton Farmhouse, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Kinton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257352

OS Grid Reference: SO2886999404
OS Grid Coordinates: 328869, 299404
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5878, -3.0513

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY15 6BU

Locality: Chirbury with Brompton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY15 6BU

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

8/27 Kinton Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C15 or early C16, extended late C16 or early
C17 with later additions and alterations. Roughcast timber frame on
uncoursed limestone rubble plinth; plain tile roof. T-plan; hall range
apparently of 3½ framed bays with probably earlier 2-bay cross-wing
(originally jettied to front) projecting to right. One storey and attic
to hall range, 2 storeys to cross-wing. Mid-C20 fenestration, one casement
on each floor to cross-wing with one casement to either side of C20
pedimented door to hall range, contemporary gabled eaves dormer directly
above that to right. Main entrance through C20 gabled timber porch abutting
lean-to in angle between hall range and cross-wing; prominent red brick
ridge stack to right of hall range has 4 attached and rebated shafts
with diagonal projections and moulded capping. Timber framed range
to rear in angle between hall range and cross-wing (probably housing
staircase) has weatherboarded gable. Mid-C19 rubblestone range to left
with early C19 outshut to rear (former dairy) of mixed timber frame
and stone construction. Cellar beneath cross-wing has natural rock
to walls. Interior: inspection not possible at time of re-survey (November
1985) but said to have oak-panelled rooms.

Listing NGR: SO2886999404

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Source: English Heritage

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