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Rushton Cottages 1, Leighton and Eaton Constantine

Description: Rushton Cottages 1

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
Date Delisted: 31 July 1998
English Heritage Building ID: 258857

OS Grid Reference: SJ6119507284
OS Grid Coordinates: 361195, 307284
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6619, -2.5752

Location: Spout Lane, Leighton, Shropshire SY5 6SA

Locality: Leighton and Eaton Constantine
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6SA

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Listing Text

SJ 60 NW
No.1, Rushton Cottages
Cottage. Late C17 or early C18, extended late C19. Timber framed on
high brick plinth with red brick infill, machine tile roof. Original
2-cell plan extended late C19 by prominent red brick addition to rear.
2 storeys; framing: square panels, 3 from high cill to wall-plate
with long straight tension braces, jowled wall posts and V-struts from
collar to left gable end; right gable end of red brick accommodating
integral end stack (top re-built late C19), late C19 external end
stack to left; irregular fenestration, late C19/early C20 casements
in panels of framing, one to centre on ground floor and one to left on
first floor with larder window below. Interior: not inspected but
noted as having chamfered spine beam and inglenook fireplace to right-
hand ground-floor room. C19 additions to rear not of special architec-
tural interest. Included as a complete example of late domestic timber
frame construction.

Listing NGR: SJ6119507284

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Source: English Heritage

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