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The Ridge Farmhouse, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: The Ridge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257357

OS Grid Reference: SO2806498016
OS Grid Coordinates: 328064, 298016
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5752, -3.0629

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY15 6DA

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

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

8/32 The Ridge Farmhouse

- II

Shown on O.S. map as Upper Ridge.
Farmhouse. C17, eaves raised and remodelled late C18, extended mid-
C19 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed with painted
brick infill, painted rubblestone to gable ends and C19 additions; graded
slate roof. 2 storeys. Framing: square and rectangular panels, 2 from
cill to original wall-plate with 2 light square panels above; 2 late
C19 casements below eaves, one to each side of central C19 gabled brick
porch, C19 casement to right on ground floor with C20 French window
to left; integral reddish brown brick stack to right gable end and C20
end stack to left replacing massive axial stack. Stone and brick outshut
to rear. Interior: chamfered cross beams in right ground-floor room;
square panels exposed to back wall, one with lath and plaster infill
visible but original roof trusses plastered over at time of resurvey
(October 1985). Mid-C19 two-storey range at right-angles to left is
not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SO2806498016

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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