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Description: Court House
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259584
OS Grid Reference: SO5178894770
OS Grid Coordinates: 351788, 294770
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5486, -2.7124
SO 59 SW CARDINGTON C.P. GRETTON
8/43 Court House
Farmhouse, latterly pair of cottages, now disused. Mid- to late C16
and late C17, largely rebuilt and extended in the mid- to late C18.
Uncoursed and roughly coursed yellow and brown sandstone rubble with
gritstone dressings; timber framed gable end to right with weatherboarding
and corrugated iron cladding; plain tile roof. 3 cell plan. Framing:
square panels. One storey and attic. 3 gabled eaves dormers with
2-light wooden casements; integral brick end stack to left and brick
ridge stack off-centre to right. 3-window front; 2-light wooden casements
with segmental brick heads (right-hand arch collapsed) and alternating
with a pair of dooorways (that to left with segmental heart);straight
joint to left. Interior: ground-floor room to left has C16 cross-
beamed ceiling consisting of chamfered beams and joists.with plain stops and
large open fireplace. C19 staircase. Possibly timber framed cross walls.
Roof above right-hand end has C19 purlins. The Court House stands
within a large and complex moated manorial site. Salop S.M.R. no. 633.
Listing NGR: SO5178894770
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Source: English Heritage
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