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Arscott House, Pontesbury

Description: Arscott House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259462

OS Grid Reference: SJ4357707798
OS Grid Coordinates: 343577, 307798
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6650, -2.8357

Location: Pound Lane, Pontesbury, Shropshire SY5 0XP

Locality: Pontesbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0XP

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Listing Text


4/160 Arscott House

- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed
with painted brick infill and cladding, plain tile roofs. Hall with projecting
jettied cross-wing under separate lower roof at north end. 2 storeys and gable-
lit attic to hall range; 3-window front to hall, late C19 casements, upper
left blocked and those to ground floor with segmental heads; central entrance,
6-panel door under mid-C20 hip-roofed porch; prominent red brick ridge stack
with triangular pilaster shafting to base; cross-wing has one late C19
casement on each floor and a plastered bressumer supported on carved corner
brackets; exposed wall-plate and double-purlin ends to gable with rectangular
panelling and short tension braces to right-hand return; ridge stack at
junction with gable end of hall range. Interior not inspected. V.C.H. VIII
(1968), p.256.

Listing NGR: SJ4357707798

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Source: English Heritage

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