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South Farmhouse, Berrington

Description: South Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259715

OS Grid Reference: SJ5367505816
OS Grid Coordinates: 353675, 305816
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6481, -2.6861

Location: Berrington, Shropshire SY5 6HF

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

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Listing Text

SJ 50 NW
3/61 South Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Late C17, extended and remodelled in the mid-to late C19.
Painted brick on red sandstone ashlar and red brick plinth; 2-span
plain tile roof. C17 block with C19 addition to north-west; 2
parallel ranges aligned north-east/south-west (see straight joint in
south-east front to left of door); remodelled in a Tudor Gothic style.
2 storeys and attic. Chamfered plinth to C17 range; 2 gables to front
with scalloped barge boards and finials and gabled dormer to south of
north range with 2-light leaded casement; ridge stack to north range
with 3 diagonally-placed brick shafts, and external C17 brick end stack
to rear of south range with 2 star-shaped shafts. 3-window front;
first-floor C19 wooden cross windows and ground-floor 3-light wooden
casements with transoms, all with returned wooden hoodmoulds; central
half-glazed door with chamfered surround and C19 gabled wooden arch
with chamfered posts, arch-braces, boarded tympanum, scalloped barge
boards, and panelled finial. Left-hand return front has 2 first-floor
blocked C17 flat-faced mullioned stone windows. Small C20 addition
in angle at rear. H.E. Forrest F.L.S., Some Old Shropshire Houses and
their Owners, 1924, p. 91.

Listing NGR: SJ5367505816

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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