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Edge View, Kenley

Description: Edge View

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 258853

OS Grid Reference: SJ5626800609
OS Grid Coordinates: 356268, 300609
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6015, -2.6471

Location: Kenley, Shropshire SY5 6NH

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

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Listing Text

SJ 50 SE
Edge View

Squatter's cottage. C17, extended and partly re-built in late C18
with later additions and alterations. Timber framed with red brick
infill replacing wattle and daub; addition in local gritstone rubble,
plain tile roof. Single-cell plan extended in late C18 by addition
of right-hand bay; front wall re-built at this time. One storey and gable-
lit attic; framing: exposed to left gable end and back wall of left-
hand bay, square panels, 2 from cill to wall-plate and 5 across, short
straight tension braces; mid-C19 casements with segmental brick heads to
left and right of C20 half-glazed door under contemporary gabled wooden
porch; internal red brick stack behind ridge to left and external red
brick stack to right with C19 stone lean-to abutting. Interior: timber
frame substantially intact to C17 part including present cross-wall
with long straight tension braces; left-hand ground-floor room has chamfered
spine beam with broach stop and another chamfered spine beam to right-
hand ground-floor room, oak newel staircase to back wall; single-purlin
roof with central truss (former gable end) of Queen-strut construction.

Listing NGR: SJ5626800609

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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