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Gate House Cottage Old Hall Cottage, Cressage

Description: Gate House Cottage Old Hall Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258825

OS Grid Reference: SJ5920004185
OS Grid Coordinates: 359200, 304185
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6339, -2.6043

Location: Cressage, opp Crossroads (Unmarked) SY5 6AD

Locality: Cressage
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6AD

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Listing Text

SJ 50 SE
(east side)
4/42 Gate House Cottage
and Old Hall Cottage

House, now divided into 2. C17 with later additions and alterations,
principally of 1923. Timber framed with painted brick infill, plain
tile roof and red brick stacks behind ridge to former gable ends.
Original house of 3 framed bays, extended 1923 by addition of prominent
Dutch-gabled range to left of what is now Old Hall Cottage and by a
brick addition to right of the present Gate House Cottage with a gabled
range at right-angles to rear. One storey and attic to original part;
framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate, long straight
tension braces; irregular fenestration, ground floor of Gate House
Cottage has 2 late C19 casements in panels of framing to right of
boarded door with flat hood; Old Hall Cottage has a small fixed-light
window to right of boarded door and a late C20 casement to left where
wall has been re-built further out; three C20 gabled eaves dormers,
2 to Old Hall Cottage and one to Gate House Cottage. Interior: not
inspected but timber frame said to be substantially intact to C17
part. 1923 additions are not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5920004185

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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