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Grange Farmhouse, Alberbury with Cardeston

Description: Grange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258909

OS Grid Reference: SJ3727611578
OS Grid Coordinates: 337276, 311578
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6982, -2.9296

Location: Cardeston, Shropshire SY5 9ET

Locality: Alberbury with Cardeston
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9ET

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Listing Text

5/4 Grange Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably late C15 or early C16, circa 1600 and C18 alterations
and additions, and mid-to late C19 remodelling. Timber framed, of cruck
construction, external walls rebuilt in painted coursed sandstone rubble
and brick; asbestos slate roof. Former open hall house of 3 or 4 framed
bays with later additions; inserted stack forming baffle-entry plan.
2 storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice; brick ridge stack off-centre to
left and two C19 integral brick lateral stacks at rear. 5 windows to first
floor and 2 to ground floor; late C19 wooden and wooden-framed metal casements,
segmental-headed on ground floor; blocked ground-floor window to left.
Early C19 door off-centre to left with 6 raised and fielded panels
(top 2 glazed), moulded architrave and late C19 gabled brick porch with
chamfered segmental arch; mid-to late C19 four-panelled half-glazed door
to right with C19 painted brick porch; C20 garage entrance to left.
Interior: 4 full cruck trusses; c.1600 inserted floor in 2 central bays,
and c.1600 inserted stack with large open fireplace. Alcock, p.143.

Listing NGR: SJ3727611578

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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