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Hogstow Mill, Minsterley

Description: Hogstow Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 258999

OS Grid Reference: SJ3658303167
OS Grid Coordinates: 336583, 303167
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6226, -2.9382

Location: A488, Minsterley, Shropshire SY5 0HU

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

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Listing Text


11/92 Hogstow Mill


Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid-C17 with probably C18 addition, partially
rebuilt and extended in the C19 and further altered in the mid C20. Timber
framed with painted brick nogging, partially rebuilt in rendered rubblestone
and painted brick; plain tile roof with catslide over partial outshut at
rear. T-plan; 2 framed bays aligned approximately east-west with addition
to west and wing to north. Framing: square panels (3 from sole-plate to
wall-plate) with long straight tension braces. One storey and attic,
2 storeys and gable-lit attic. 2 gabled full dormers to right with early
C20 3-light leaded wooden casements; large brick ridge stack off-centre
to right (rebuilt above roof in late C20) and C20 external brick end stack
to left (replacing old stack). 3-window front; first-floor C19 3-light
leaded wooden casement to left and ground-floor C20 three- and 4-light wooden
casements to right; 3-light window and boarded door to left behind C20
lean-to addition also with 3-light window and boarded door. Right-hand
return front has central half-glazed door with early C19 panelled surround
and bracketed porch; exposed collar and tie-beam truss above with queen struts
and v-struts, C19 two-storey gabled wing at rear with dentil brick eaves
cornice. Two C20 gabled dormers at rear. Interior: timber framed
square-panelled cross-walls with tension braces; chamfered beams and joists
with ogee stops; open fireplace; ground-floor room to right with painted
probably C19 panelling; roof has collar and tie-beam trusses with queen
struts, and single purlins with wind braces. A corn mill and fulling mill
had been established here by 1581. The house forms part of a complete mill
group including the former mill (qv) and stables (qv) to the south, and a
large barn to the west (qv). A mid-C20 photograph kept in the house shows
it before the later C20 alterations. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.307; D. T. Merry,
The History of Minsterley, p.28.

Listing NGR: SJ3658303167

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Source: English Heritage

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