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Corner House, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Corner House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257496

OS Grid Reference: SJ3274804665
OS Grid Coordinates: 332748, 304665
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6356, -2.9952

Location: Brookside, Worthen, Shropshire SY5 9HW

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

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Listing Text

SJ 30 SW

5/166 Corner House


House. Mid-C19 remodelling of earlier house with later additions and
alterations. Roughcast probably concealing timber frame; slate roof.
Original baffle-entry plan of 3 framed bays disguised by later alterations.
One storey and attic; 4 multi-paned mid-C19 casements with bracketed
gabled hoods to ground floor and one gabled dormer in roof slope to
centre. Present entrance through boarded door with bracketed pedimented
hood in mid-C19 single-storey brick addition to right. Reddish brown
brick ridge stack to left of centre to main range. Irregularities in
plaster suggest third window from left may be in position of former
doorway. Gabled brick porch to rear has boarded door with semi-circular
fanlight and Salop Fire Insurance plate above. Interior: main ground-
floor room (to centre) has 2 chamfered spine beams and oak winder staircase
leading off.

Listing NGR: SJ3274504660

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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