British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Hinton Farmhouse, Pontesbury

Description: Hinton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259496

OS Grid Reference: SJ4085008023
OS Grid Coordinates: 340850, 308023
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6667, -2.8761

Location: Hinton Lane, Pontesbury, Shropshire SY5 8JA

Locality: Pontesbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 8JA

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


4/192 Hinton Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Probably early C17 with considerable later additions and alterations.
Red brick with yellow brick headers concealing timber frame, slate roofs.
2-bay hall with cross-wing to north projecting to east, extended and converted
in early C19 when a south wing was added and additions made to rear. 2 storeys
with attics to gables; framing: now encased in early C19 brick except to
decayed plastered right-hand gable end and rear gable of cross-wing, where
it is too fragmentary to determine type, exposed wall-plate and double purlin
ends; windows all glazing bar sashes (mainly horned) with gauged heads;
single ranges to front gables (attic right blind and painted in imitation)
with one range to left of hall and a window above entrance in angle between
hall and cross-wing, 6-panel door with panelled reveals and rectangular over-
light under lean-to porch; 2 prominent external lateral stacks to right-
hand end with ridge stack to left of centre. C19 additions to rear comprise
gabled ranges at right-angles to left and right with 2-storey catslide outshut
between. Interior: C17 wainscot panelling in cross wall of cross-wing and
upstairs in one of bedrooms; spine beam in room to left of entrance with
carved decoration, probably C17; upper open cruck truss in centre of hall
range enabling roof space to be used as attic. V.C.H. VIII (1968), p.258.

Listing NGR: SJ4085008023

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.