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Walnut Cottage, Kenley

Description: Walnut Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258854

OS Grid Reference: SO5582698251
OS Grid Coordinates: 355826, 298251
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5803, -2.6533

Location: Kenley, Shropshire SY5 6NS

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

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Listing Text

SO 59 NE
Walnut Cottage

Squatter's cottage. C17, extended late C18 with later additions and
alterations. Timber framed with plaster and painted brick infill, now
mainly re-built and extended in roughly coursed gritstone rubble, machine
tile roof. Original single-cell plan extended by addition of stone-built
range at right-angles to east. One storey and attic; framing: partly
exposed to north gable end of C17 part (square panels and V-struts from
collar) but largely hidden behind early C19 lean-to incorporating large
external stone stack with red brick shaft and bread oven; south side:
irregular fenestration, one mid-C19 casement with segmental brick head
to first floor of gable and similar window to right of boarded door under
C20 gabled wooden porch, small fixed -light window to left and C20 gabled
dormer in roof slope; prominent external end stack to right with red brick
shaft has early C19 timber framed addition abutting, the front wall of
which has been re-built in C20 red brick. Interior: C17 part has chamfered
spine beam and heavy joists to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SO5582698251

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Source: English Heritage

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