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Condover Court, Condover

Description: Condover Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 259378

OS Grid Reference: SJ4942806053
OS Grid Coordinates: 349428, 306053
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6498, -2.7489

Location: 3 Station Road, Condover, Shropshire SY5 7AA

Locality: Condover
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 7AA

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Listing Text


5/76 Condover Court (formerly
- listed as The Small House)

House. C14 or C15, re-modelled C17 with considerable later additions and
alterations, chiefly of 1876-7. Timber framed, partly of cruck construction,
with plaster and late C19 red brick infill, machine tile roofs. Hall of
4 framed bays with cross-wing projecting to right; late C19 additions at
right-angles to rear on left of hall range and behind cross-wing. 2 storeys;
framing: largely late C19, close-set vertical posts with middle rails and
short curved tension braces but massive true cruck truss with curved tension
braces exposed to gable end of hall range; fenestration all late C19,
2 full gabled dormers to left and right of hall range with wooden mullioned
and transomed windows on ground floor, 2 to left and one of 5 lights to
right of central lean-to timber framed porch (also 1876-7); cross-wing
has 5-light wooden mullion window to jettied first floor and a mullioned
and transomed bay window to ground floor. 2 late C19 brick ridge stacks with
dentilled bands to hall range and a prominent moulded brick lateral stack
with datestone "R.C/1876-7" on right wall of cross-wing. Interior: not
inspected but known to contain 3 true cruck trusses, 2 with Alcock apex
type L2 and one (exposed externally to gable end of hall range) with apex
type V. Alcock (1981), p.143.

Listing NGR: SJ4942806053

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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