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Steps Farmhouse, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Steps Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257386

OS Grid Reference: SJ2881402607
OS Grid Coordinates: 328814, 302607
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6166, -3.0528

Location: B4386, Chirbury, Shropshire SY21 8JT

Locality: Chirbury with Brompton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY21 8JT

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Listing Text

SJ 20 SE
4/61 Steps Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now divided into 2. Probably C17 with considerable later
additions and alterations. Roughcast probably concealing timber frame
on high uncoursed limestone rubble plinth, slate roofs. Rough L-plan
with roof of long range in 2 sections, left with original steep pitch.
One storey and attic to left section, 2 storeys over basement to right;
irregular fenestration, horizontal sliding sash to ground floor of left
section with gabled eaves dormer; gable of right section has late C20
windows, that on ground floor a neo-Georgian bow; contemporary glazed
door to centre with red brick ridge stack directly above and external
lateral stack to right. Interior: massive chamfered spine beam with
heavy joists to left ground-floor room, which has infilled inglenook
fireplace; double-purlin roof but trusses concealed at time of resurvey
(November 1985).

Listing NGR: SJ2881402607

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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