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Manor Farmhouse and Barns Adjoining to East, Cardington

Description: Manor Farmhouse and Barns Adjoining to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259569

OS Grid Reference: SO5062095275
OS Grid Coordinates: 350620, 295275
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5531, -2.7297

Locality: Cardington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 7JZ

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Listing Text


12/28 Manor Farmhouse
- and barns adjoining
to east


Farmhouse and attached barns. Early C17, partly rebuilt c.1700 and
with some late C19 alterations. Dressed yellow/grey Hoar Edge Grit
sandstone, partly rebuilt in brick; plain tile roofs. L-plan house;
hall range rebuilt c.1700 with C17 cross-wing to left. One storey and
attic. Chamfered plinth to cross-wing; two C19 gabled brick eaves dormers
to right with 2-light wooden casements and brick ridge stack off-centre
to left. Left-hand cross-wing with double-chamfered stone window to
each floor (stone mullions removed and replaced with C19 three-light
wooden casements); hall range to right has two 2-light wooden casements
with keyed lintels flanking C20 half-glazed door with keyed lintel.
Blocked doorway off-centre to right with keyed lintel. Interior of
house not inspected but likely to be of interest. The hall range was
probably rebuilt c.1700 (see keyed lintels). L-range of barns adjoining
to right: mid-C17 weatherboarded and corrugated clad timber frame on
high sandstone rubble plinth; corrugated iron roof. 2 x 4 framed bays.
Framing: square panels, 3 from sole plate to wall plate. Scattered
openings and boarded doors. Interiors not inspected but much noted
including tie-beam trusses with raking struts, collar and tie-beam end
trusses with queen struts and v-struts, and butt purlins with wind braces.
The farmhouse and attached barns occupy an important prominent corner
position in the village.

Listing NGR: SO5060695270

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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