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Upper Woodcote, Bicton

Description: Upper Woodcote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 259101

OS Grid Reference: SJ4518811608
OS Grid Coordinates: 345188, 311608
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6994, -2.8125

Location: Bicton, Shropshire SY5 8PJ

Locality: Bicton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 8PJ

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Listing Text

SJ 41 SE
10/40 Upper Woodcote

Farmhouse, now house. Probably early to mid-C17. Timber frame with
painted brick infill (partly rendered) on high painted brick plinth and
with painted brick stair tower. Slate roof. Framing: square panels
(3 from sole plate to wall plate) with long straight tension braces.
Probably 3 framed bays, 2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Brick stack off
ridge to south-west and brick end stack to north-west. Mainly C19 two-
and 3-light wooden casements. Full-height gabled stair tower to north-
east with later hipped-roofed porch in angle. Further additions to north-
west. Interior not inspected. Upper Woodcote was the home of the Hosier
family in the C16 and of the Jones family from the beginning of the C17 to
the end of the C18. H.E. Forrest, Some Old Shropshire Houses and their
Owners (1924), pp. 115-17.

Listing NGR: SJ4518811608

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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