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69 and 70, Berrington

Description: 69 and 70

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259710

OS Grid Reference: SJ5226505761
OS Grid Coordinates: 352265, 305761
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6475, -2.7070

Location: Berrington, Shropshire SY5 6HQ

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

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Listing Text

SJ 50 NW
3/56 Nos. 69 and 70
- II

Farmhouse, now divided. Probably C17 with mid-C19 addition.
Rendered timber frame with rendered addition, probably over brick;
plain tile roof. 2 framed bays with Tudor Gothic addition to north-
east forming T-plan. 2 storeys and attic. External brick end stacks
with square shafts and oversailing tops, and brick ridge stack to
earlier wing at rear with oversailing top. 2-window front; wooden
cross windows with moulded architraves and returned hoodmould; central
6-panelled door (top 4 raised, bottom 2 flush) with 3-part rectangular
overlight,moulded architrave, and cornice. Rear wing, north-west front:
2 gabled full dormers with 2-light C20 casements and plain barge boards.
3-windows to first floor, mid-C19 paired glazing bar sash to right with
dripmould and one-and 3-light C20 wooden casements to left; ground floor
mid-C19 three-light wooden casement off-centre to left with returned
hoodmould and C20 two-light wooden casement to right with mid-C19 drip-
mould; door between windows off-centre to right with 6 flush panels
(top 2 glazed), plain architrave, and cornice; C20 half-glazed door
to left. Interior; No. 69: roof trusses and purlins; attic staircase
has chamfered newel post and globe finial; ground-floor late C18 or
early C19 corner buffet; C19 or C18 two-panelled doors; the old plan
survives with the stack backing onto a cross passage; No. 70: mid-C19
dog-leg staircase with rectangular-section balusters, moulded ramped
handrail and turned bottom newel post. V.C.H. Vol. VIII, p. 17.

Listing NGR: SJ5226505761

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Source: English Heritage

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