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Weavers Thatch, Kenley

Description: Weavers Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 258848

OS Grid Reference: SJ5594900284
OS Grid Coordinates: 355949, 300284
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5986, -2.6518

Location: Kenley, Shropshire SY5 6NW

Locality: Kenley
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6NW

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Listing Text

SJ 50 SE
4/65 Weavers Thatch
(Previously listed as
Yew Tree Cottage)

Cottage. Probably mid-C16 with later additions and alterations.
Coursed gritstone rubble, painted to front and back, thatch roof with
coped stone verges to right gable end. 3-cell plan. One storey and attic;
3-light C20 fixed-light windows to left and right of roughly central late
C20 gabled stone porch with late C19 eyebrow dormer above; stone stack
behind ridge immediately to right has a red brick shaft and a rounded
bread oven with stone slate cap projecting from back wall. Interior:
chamfered spine beams with heavy joists to ground-floor rooms, inglenook
fireplace; dog-leg staircase,to back wall (right side) with carved
splat balusters. Late C20 single-storey addition to left not of
special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5594900284

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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