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The Old Court House, Hopesay

Description: The Old Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 257660

OS Grid Reference: SO3928481657
OS Grid Coordinates: 339284, 281657
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4295, -2.8944

Location: Craven Arms Road, Hopesay, Aston on Clun, Shropshire SY7 8EW

Locality: Hopesay
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 8EW

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Listing Text

HOPESAY C.P. CLUN ROAD (south-west side),
SO 38 SE
4/155 The Old Court House [formerly.
listed as The Farmhouse
1.12.51 (occupied by Mr. Purser) ]
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C18 with later additions and alterations.
Uncoursed limestone rubble; slate roof. 2 storeys and attic with stone
dentilled eaves cornice; cellar. 3-window front; tripartite glazing
bar sashes (outer lights actually fixed-light cast-iron windows) except
for 16-paned sash to centre on first floor. Steep-pitched central pedi-
ment with lunette. Central entrance; late C20 glazed porch over
contemporary glazed double doors. Full-length 3-storey addition to rear
has coped verges, parapet and dentilled eaves cornice. Interior:
considerably altered late C20 but several rooms retain original moulded
plaster cornices.

Listing NGR: SO3928481657

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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