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Penkridge Hall Cottage, Leebotwood

Description: Penkridge Hall Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259594

OS Grid Reference: SO4898797648
OS Grid Coordinates: 348987, 297648
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5743, -2.7542

Location: Leebotwood, Shropshire SY6 6LZ

Locality: Leebotwood
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 6LZ

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Listing Text


4/53 Penkridge Hall
- Cottage


Cottage. Early to mid-C17 with C18 and late C19 alterations and additions.
Timber framed with plastered infill panels, partly rebuilt in uncoursed
grey sandstone rubble and red brick; plain tile roof. 2 framed bays.
Framing: square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate) with long
straight tension braces. One storey and gable-lit attic. Integral
brick end stack to left. 2-window front; C20 small-paned wooden casements,
3-light to left and 2-light to right. Roughly central C20 stable-
type door with side-light to left. Exposed collar and tie-beam truss
with queen struts and v-struts in left-hand gable end. Probably C19
one-storey uncoursed sandstone rubble addition to left with French
casements in gable end. Interior: open fireplace with chamfered stone
reveals and chamfered wooden lintel. Square-panelled timber framed
cross walls; central collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and
v-struts; staggered purlins. It has been suggested that this cottage
might formerly have been an external kitchen block to Penkridge -Hall
(q.v.) close by.

Listing NGR: SO4898797648

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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