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The Red House, Pontesbury

Description: The Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259487

OS Grid Reference: SJ3982808930
OS Grid Coordinates: 339828, 308930
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6747, -2.8913

Locality: Pontesbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9PY

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Listing Text


3/184 The Red House


Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 and c.1800, with later additions and alterations.
C17 part timber framed with painted brick infill, c.1800 part red brick, slate
roofs. Only 1 1/2 bays of C17 house survive with c.1800 part built at an oblique
angle to west. C17 part: 2 storeys and gable-lit attic; framing: close
studding to north side and gable end, which is jettied to attic, and square
panels to south; the jetty has a carved bressumer and on the first floor are
the console and cill of a blocked oriel window; scattered mid-C20 casements
in panels of framing on south side. Circa 1800 part: 3 storeys; 3-window
front, glazing bar sashes with segmental heads; central entrance, 6-panel
door in pedimented doorcase with semi-circular fanlight; raised verges and
integral end stacks.

Listing NGR: SJ3982808930

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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