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The Old Farmhouse, Hopesay

Description: The Old Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 257665

OS Grid Reference: SO3901983411
OS Grid Coordinates: 339019, 283411
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4452, -2.8986

Location: Hopesay, Shropshire SY7 8HD

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

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Listing Text

SO 38 SE
4/159 The Old Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C18 with later additions and alterations.
Rendered uncoursed limestone rubble on chamfered plinth with stone
angle quoins; double-span slate roof with coped verges on carved
stone kneelers and integral end stacks in valley with red brick shafts.
2 storeys and attic with moulded eaves cornice to front and brick
dentilled eaves cornice to rear. 3 windows. C19 three-light case-
ments in segmental-headed stone surrounds. Late C19 gabled eaves
dormers flanking central pediment with coped verges and lunette
window. Central entrance; stone plain pilastered doorcase with
reeding above Gothic-traceried rectangular overlight. C19 half-glazed
door approached by 3 semi-circular stone steps. Cellar to right with
plank door to plinth where ground drops. Splayed single-storey C19
painted brick addition to rear has plain tile roof. Interior:
inspection not possible at time of resurvey (August 1986) but noted as
having panelled window shutters to front ground-floor rooms.

Listing NGR: SO3901983411

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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