Description: Corner House
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
WORTHEN C.P. WORTHEN
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
Listing NGR: SJ3274504660
Source: English Heritage
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