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West Buxton Farmhouse and Attached Cow House, Worthen with Shelve

Description: West Buxton Farmhouse and Attached Cow House

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 5 February 1986
Date Delisted: 23 September 1994
English Heritage Building ID: 257433

OS Grid Reference: SJ3522800010
OS Grid Coordinates: 335228, 300010
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5940, -2.9576

Location: Worthen, Shropshire SY5 0LE

Locality: Worthen with Shelve
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0LE

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Listing Text

The following building shall be removed from the list:-

SJ 30 SE

6/101 WestBuwonfwnhouse
and attached cowhouse


SJ 30 SE

6/101 West Buxton Farmhouse
- and attached cowhouse
- II

Farmhouse, now disused. C17 with later alterations. Rendered uncoursed
limestone rubble with weatherboarded timber frame to cowhouse; corrugated
iron roof over thatch. 2-bay baffle-entry plan with attached cowhouse
to left. One storey and attic; C19 window openings to left and right
of central boarded door with raking eaves dormers directly above.
Axial red brick ridge stack to centre. Cowhouse attached to left in
3 bays, apparently altered C19, with loft over 2 left bays and uncoursed
limestone rubble with red brick dressings to gable end. Interior:
main feature is large central stack, which has inglenook fireplaces
to 2 ground-floor rooms, right with chamfered wooden lintel, and is
stepped on first floor. Chamfered spine beam and plain joists to right
ground-floor room and oak winder staircase in front corner of left
room. Original oak floor boards to left room on first floor. Included
as an early example of a small stone-built farmhouse with surviving
attached outbuilding.

Listing NGR: SJ3522800010

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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