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Berrington Farmhouse, Berrington

Description: Berrington Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259701

OS Grid Reference: SJ5276706868
OS Grid Coordinates: 352767, 306868
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6575, -2.6997

Location: Berrington, Shropshire SY5 6HB

Locality: Berrington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6HB

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Listing Text

SJ 5206-5306
11/47 Berrington Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Late C17 with early-C18 and mid-to late C19 alterations
and additions. Timber framed with red brick nogging on squared and
coursed red sandstone plinth, partly refaced and extended in red
brick; plain tile roof. 2 framed bays with C18 L-plan house
added to north-east and other additions. One storey and attic, 2
storeys, and 2 storeys and attic. Dentil brick eaves cornice
(bricks laid on edge), parapeted gable ends, 2 large panelled external
brick end stacks to C18 block, and external brick end stack to C19
addition at right; 2 brick eaves dormers to C18 block with parapeted
gables and 2-light segmental-headed wooden casements. Framing:
square panels, 4 from sole-plate to wall-plate. C18 block: 2-window
front; first floor segmental-headed late C19 wooden cross-casements,
ground floor late C19 canted bay to left; mid-C19 four-panelled door
to right (top 2 panels glazed) and brick porch with parapeted gable
and round archway; formerly 3-bays with blocked central window and
door. C17 part set back to right has brick eaves dormer to right
with parapeted gable and segmental-headed 2-light wooden casement, and
ground-floor segmental-headed 2-light wooden casement; left-hand gable
end has exposed collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and V-
struts. Mid-to-late C19 block set back to right has first floor
wooden cross casement and ground floor canted bay. Gabled stair wing
at rear of C18 part and gabled mid-to late C19 wing at rear of C17
part. Interior: early C18 dog-leg staircase with winders, closed
string, turned balusters, moulded handrail and square newel posts;
early C18 corner buffet in kitchen with flanking pilasters and shaped
shelves; 2-panelled cupboards flanking fireplace; internal window
shutters; C17 and C18 boarded and plank and muntin doors with strap

Listing NGR: SJ5276706868

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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