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Number 2 and Adjoining Smithy, Atcham

Description: Number 2 and Adjoining Smithy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 259238

OS Grid Reference: SJ5419609267
OS Grid Coordinates: 354196, 309267
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6792, -2.6789

Location: Malthouse Lane, Atcham, Shropshire SY5 6QH

Locality: Atcham
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6QH

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Listing Text


5/13 No.2 and adjoining smithy


House and smithy. Mid-C19. Red brick with plain tile roof. 2 storeys
and gable-lit attic. Plinth, plat band, dentil brick eaves cornice and
stack to rear at left with 2 diagonal brick shafts. 2-window front;
first-floor late C19 wooden cross casements and ground-floor glazing bar
sashes, both with chamfered reveals and segmental gauged heads; central
4 flush-panelled door with chamfered reveals and 3-part segmental-headed
overlight. One-storey smithy adjoining to left: dentil brick eaves
cornice and verge; integral brick end stack to left and brick stack to
rear. 3-light window to left with chamfered reveals and segmental head;
2-leaf boarded door to right with chamfered reveals and segmental head.
Interior of smithy: 2 brick hearths, that to rear retains large leather
bellows and that to left retains cast iron ash-cover on outside wall;
tool racks, benches and wooden blocks. Tie-beam roof truss with raking
queen struts.

Listing NGR: SJ5419609267

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Source: English Heritage

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