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5, Hopton Castle, Hopton Castle

Description: 5, Hopton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 257672

OS Grid Reference: SO3667778043
OS Grid Coordinates: 336677, 278043
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3967, -2.9320

Location: Hopton Castle, Shropshire SY7 0QF

Locality: Hopton Castle
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0QF

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Listing Text

SO 37 NE
8/165 No. 5
- II

Cottage. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed
with rendered and painted brick infill on rubblestone plinth; corrugated
iron roof, hipped to right of lower extension to right. Original 2-
cell plan extended to right in mid-to late C17. One storey and attic.
Framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate to main part and 2
large square panels to 2-bay addition; v-struts from collar to prominent
gabled half-dormer. This has C19 cast-iron fixed light window to left
and casement to right. 2 similar casements to ground floor and boarded
door to far right. Addition has C19 casement to left and C20 casement
to right. Integral roughcast end stack immediately behind ridge and
directly above entrance to main part. Framing renewed to left gable
end. Interior. Inspection not possible at time of resurvey (August
1986) but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SO3667778043

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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