British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Bucknell House, Bucknell

Description: Bucknell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257512

OS Grid Reference: SO3549373471
OS Grid Coordinates: 335493, 273471
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3555, -2.9486

Location: B4367, Bucknell, Shropshire SY7 0AD

Locality: Bucknell
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0AD

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SO 37 SE
12/10 Bucknell House
- (formerly listed as Old
21.3.68 Vicarage)
- II

Shown on O.S. map as Vicarage.
Vicarage, now house. Early C19 with later additions and alterations. Red
brick, formerly colourwashed; low-pitched hipped slate roofs with wide spreading
eaves and tall end stacks to main block. Main range of 3 bays with 3-bay
range projecting to right and one-bay range set back to left. 2 storeys.
Glazing bar sashes with gauged heads, those to ground floor of main range
in segmental-arched recesses; reduced proportions to centre and right on first
floor and small casement in angle with right range. Central entrance; C19
half-glazed door with panelled reveals and shutters under contemporary wooden
Doric porch with slender columns and triglyphs and metopes to entablature.
Rear elevation: main range has 4 windows with 2-bay range (rear of left range)
slightly projecting to right. Interior. Oak staircase to right of entrance
hall has wreathed handrail with turned balusters and open string. Original
6-panel doors throughout and marble fireplace to rear left room. According
to the owner (July 1986) the house was built in 1815.

Listing NGR: SO3549373471

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.