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Bank Farmhouse, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Bank Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257437

OS Grid Reference: SJ3373305764
OS Grid Coordinates: 333733, 305764
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6456, -2.9808

Location: Worthen, Shropshire SY5 9HH

Locality: Worthen with Shelve
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9HH

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Listing Text

SJ 30 NW

2/105 Bank Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. C.1800 remodelling of earlier building with
later alterations. Red brick, plain tile roof. 3-bay baffle-entry
plan. 2 storeys and gable-lit attic, dentilled eaves cornice; segmental-
headed mid-C19 casements, one on each floor to either side of late
C19 gabled brick porch with round-headed outer arch and 6-panel inner
door. Prominent central ridge stack. Lower gabled brick range to
rear with external end stack has brick outshut to right. Interior:
chamfered spine beam with ogee stops and heavy joists to left ground-
floor room, which has large brick inglenook fireplace with chamfered
wooden lintel. Short oak winder staircase in rear range has carved
splat balusters to first floor; oak staircase to attic approached through
plank and muntin door with pointed strap hinges. Included for group

Listing NGR: SJ3373305764

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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