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The Beeches, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: The Beeches

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257391

OS Grid Reference: SJ2808103635
OS Grid Coordinates: 328081, 303635
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6257, -3.0639

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY21 8JY

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

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Listing Text

SJ 20 SE

4/66 The Beeches
- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C17 with later additions and alterations.
Regularly coursed limestone and shale slabs with red brick dressings,
slate roof. 3-unit baffle-entry plan. One storey and attic; three
C20 segmental-headed fixed-light windows with lowered cills to ground
floor and gabled eaves dormers directly above; C20 half-glazed door
directly beneath prominent ridge stack to left of centre; large semi-
integral end stack to right. Double-purlin ends visible to left gable
end. Interior: inspection not possible at time of resurvey (October
1985) but noted as having massive chimney breast beneath ridge stack
and infilled inglenook fireplace with segmental chamfered wooden lintel
to left ground-floor room; chamfered ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SJ2808103635

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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