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The Malt House, Longnor

Description: The Malt House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259614

OS Grid Reference: SJ4914400704
OS Grid Coordinates: 349144, 300704
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6017, -2.7523

Location: Longnor, Shropshire SY5 7PP

Locality: Longnor
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 7PP

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Listing Text


9/73 The Malt House

- II

House. Mid- to late C17 with C19 and C20 alterations and additions.
Timber framed with painted brick nogging, partly rebuilt in sandstone
rubble and painted brick, pebbledashed at rear; plain tile roof. One
framed bay with gabled flush cross-wing of 2 short bays to left. Framing:
square panels with long straight tension braces; trusses exposed in gables
with 2 collars and v-struts (one collar only surviving in right-hand
gable end). 2 storeys. Ridge stack just off-centre to right consisting
of dressed sandstone base with chamfered offset to C19 brick top stage.
3-window front; paired first-floor late C19 small-paned casements to left
and late C20 casement to right; small staircase window off-.centre to
right, and C20 ground-floor casements; late C19 lean-to brick porch set
back to left with segmental-headed nail-studded boarded door. Twin-
gabled one storey and attic wing at rear. Interior: chamfered and stopped
beams; open fireplaces some C17 panelling in cross-wing. It is possible
that the house formerly extended further to the right (see sockets in
floor beam in gable end).

Listing NGR: SJ4914400704

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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