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Moat Farmhouse, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Moat Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257356

OS Grid Reference: SO2475296872
OS Grid Coordinates: 324752, 296872
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5645, -3.1115

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY15 6UH

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

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Listing Text

SO 29 NW

7/31 Moat Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C16 or C17 with later additions and alterations.
Painted brick and uncoursed rubble partly replacing and partly concealing
timber frame; slate and concrete tile roof. L-plan with lower C19 rubblestone
addition to north-west and brick lean-tos against south-west side.
2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Framing: part exposed to back wall of
north-east range, fragmentary rectangular panels with herringbone struts.
Late C19 fenestration, mainly cast-iron casements, 2 below eaves and
one to left of door to north-east range, ground-floor openings all with
segmental heads and similar blocked openings on left of south-east range
and to gable end of north-east range; 4-panel door has rectangular barred
overlight. Prominent reddish brown brick axial ridge stack to north-
east range near junction with south-east range and external brick end
stack to south-east range. Interior: not inspected but likely to be
of interest. There are traces of a partly infilled moat to north-east
and south-east.

Listing NGR: SO2475296872

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Source: English Heritage

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