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Bentley Ford Farmhouse, Frodesley

Description: Bentley Ford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259773

OS Grid Reference: SO5063099863
OS Grid Coordinates: 350630, 299863
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5943, -2.7302

Location: Frodesley, Shropshire SY5 7QH

Locality: Frodesley
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 7QH

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Listing Text

SJ 59 NW
9/116 Bentley Ford Farmhouse
- II
Shown on O.S. map as Bentleyford.
Farmhouse. Mid-C17 with C19 alterations and mid-to late C19 refronting
and additions. Timber framed on painted brick plinth, partly rebuilt
in C18 and C19 painted brick; plain tile roof, with catslides over
outshuts at rear. Baffle-entry plan of 4 framed bays aligned north-
west/south-east; projecting staircase wing at rear. One storey and
attic, over semi-basement at left. Three C19 full dormers with 2-
light C20 casements; central brick ridge stack, external brick end
stack to right, and brick lateral stack at rear to north-west. Framing:
exposed at rear with square panels, 4 from sole-plate to wall-plate.
3-window front; C19 two-light wooden casements; C19 gabled brick porch
between first and second windows from left has 5-panelled door with
radial fanlight and chamfered reveals; boarded door to left. C20 flat-
roofed conservatory in front to left with pair of half-glazed doors.
Interior: single and paired chamfered spine beams; large open fireplace
with depressed brick arch and salt cupboard; C17 boarded doors with
wrought iron strap hinges.

Listing NGR: SO5063099863

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Source: English Heritage

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