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Lower Cottages, Minsterley

Description: Lower Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258983

OS Grid Reference: SJ3727505074
OS Grid Coordinates: 337275, 305074
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6398, -2.9284

Location: B4499, Minsterley, Shropshire SY5 0HL

Locality: Minsterley
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0HL

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Listing Text

west side)

19/77 Nos. 1 and 2 Lower
- Cottages


Shown on O.S. map as Stall Cottage and No. 2 (Lower House).
House, now divided. Probably early C17, remodelled and probably extended
in the mid-to late C19. Timber framed, partly rebuilt or refaced and
extended in coursed rubblestone with red brick dressings, pebbledashed to
left; right-hand gable end of red brick; plain tile roof. 2 framed bays
with later one-room additions at each end. One storey and attic.
Large central brick ridge stack and integral brick end stack to left;
2 large gabled eaves dormers with 3-light wooden casements. 4-window
front; two C20 two-light segmental-headed casements to left flanking
C20 half-glazed door, and C19 two- and 3-light segmental-headed wooden
casements flanking boarded door to right. Interior of right-hand cottage:
ground-floor room with deep-chamfered beam, plain joists and large open
fireplace with ogee-stopped chamfered beam and mantlepiece; jowls of posts
visible in attic room; collar and cambered tie-beam trusses with queen
struts and v-struts; pairs of purlins with wind braces.

Listing NGR: SJ3727505074

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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