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Rockabank, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Rockabank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257358

OS Grid Reference: SO2816599867
OS Grid Coordinates: 328165, 299867
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5918, -3.0618

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY15 6BT

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

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

8/33 Rockabank

- II

Farmhouse. Late C17, extended mid-C19 with later additions and alterations.
Timber framed with painted brick infill on later painted rubblestone
plinth, roughly coursed left gable end and red brick addition to right
painted black and white in imitation of timber frame; graded slate roof.
Original 2-cell plan with integral end stack to left extended to right
by single bay in mid-C19. One storey and attic. Framing: square panels,
2 from raised cill to wall-plate; late C19 fenestration, 2 casements
to ground floor with gabled eaves dormers directly above; entrance through
C20 timber lean-to porch to left and subsidiary segmental-headed doorway
in C19 addition to right. Integral end stack to left at junction with
C19 rubblestone cowhouse (not included) has C19 red brick shaft. Interior:
inspection not possible at time of re-survey (October 1985) but noted
as having chamfered spine beam to left ground-floor room.

Listing NGR: SO2816599867

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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