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Stables, Cow House, Loose Box, and Former Fodder Room and Farmworker's Accommodation, Atcham

Description: Stables, Cow House, Loose Box, and Former Fodder Room and Farmworker's Accommodation

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 259273

OS Grid Reference: SJ5353308246
OS Grid Coordinates: 353533, 308246
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6699, -2.6886

Location: Atcham, Shropshire SY5 6JP

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

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Listing Text


5/47 Stables, cow house, loose
- box, and former fodder
room and farmworkers'


Stables, cow house, loose box and former fodder room and farmworkers'
accommodation, the latter 2 now store. Early and mid-C19. Red brick
(monk bond) with stone hinge blocks, slate and corrugated iron roofs.
L-plan. One storey and 2 storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice to later
2-storey block. Former stable block to north: 2-light wooden loft windows
to right; 4 ground-floor segmental-headed slatted wooden windows and 2
two-leaf segmental-headed boarded doors. Flight of 9 stone tallet steps
up to segmental-headed boarded loft door in right-hand gable end; blocked
circular pitching eye in left-hand gable end. Segmental-headed cart
entrance at rear with pair of large boarded doors. Cow house and loose
box to south: 2 segmental-headed slatted wooden windows alternating with
2 segmental-headed slatted boarded doors; segmental-headed slatted wooden
casement in left-hand gable end. Former store and farmworker's accommo-
dation to south-east: 2 boarded doors to south, that to right with
segmental head. Ridge stack off-centre to right. Interior not inspected,
but said to contain many early and mid-C19 fixtures and fittings, including
stalls, mangers and feeding troughs, and tie rings. These buildings form
part of a complete early and mid-C19 model farm complex. National Trust,
Attingham Park Estate Vernacular Building Survey.

Listing NGR: SJ5353308246

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Source: English Heritage

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