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Betton Strange Farmhouse, Berrington

Description: Betton Strange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259706

OS Grid Reference: SJ5096209247
OS Grid Coordinates: 350962, 309247
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6787, -2.7267

Location: Berrington, Shropshire SY5 6JA

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

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Listing Text

SJ 50 NW
3/52 Betton Strange Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early to mid-C18 incorporating parts of probably C16 or
C17 house and with late C19 and late C20 alterations and additions.
Red brick with timber framed core; plain tile roofs, hipped to east.
L-plan; C18 range with remodelled C16 or C17 flush gabled cross-wing
to east. 2 storeys and gable-lit attic. South front: 2 plat
bands, low-stepped parapeted gable end to left; integral brick end
stack to left. integral brick lateral stack to front at right,
integral brick lateral stack at rear; integral brick end stacks to
cross-wing, truncated at rear. 3-window front; first-floor 3-light
wooden casements, late C19 to right with depressed relieving arches
and late C20 to left; late C19 gabled brick former porch between
first and second windows from left with 2-light segmental-headed
casement to front and C20 casement replacing former doorway in right-
hand return front; inserted C20 half-glazed door to left; cross-wing
with plat band, segmental-headed blind window on each floor, first-
floor C20 casement to right and ground-floor C20 casement to left.
C20 addition at rear of C18 range. Interior: C18 roof has collar
and tie-beam trusses and pairs of staggered purlins; late C16 or C17
former external lateral stackto cross-wing now enclosed in C18 roof,
consisting of 2 star-shaped shafts with oversailing tops; first-floor
exposed framing of former external wall of cross-wing consisting
square panels and angle braces; chamfered and stopped beams;
early C18 corner fireplace.

Listing NGR: SJ5096209247

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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