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Step House, Grinshill

Description: Step House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260031

OS Grid Reference: SJ5210523442
OS Grid Coordinates: 352105, 323442
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8064, -2.7119

Location: Gooseberry Lane, Grinshill, Shropshire SY4 3BL

Locality: Grinshill
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 3BL

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Listing Text

SJ 5223-5323 GRINSHILL C.P. HIGH STREET (North side)

17/37 Step House

House. Early to mid-C17 with C18 and early to mid-C20 alterations.
Timber framed with painted brick nogging, a small part rebuilt in
painted red sandstone; slate roof. Baffle-entry plan of 3 framed
bays. Framing: square panels (3 from sole plate to C17 wall plate)
with short straight corner braces. 2 storeys. Brick ridge stack off-
centre to left and brick stack behind ridge off-centre to right. 3-
window front; probably early C20 two-and 3-light leaded wooden casements,
2 oriels to first floor on brackets. Probably early C20 panelled door
between first and second windows from left with small gabled porch.
Exposed collar and tie-beam trusses in gable ends, both with queen
struts and V-struts. Rear with painted red sandstone one-storey lean-
to addition and one storey C19 wing with integral brick end stack.
Interior: timber framed cross walls; chamfered beams. Large open
fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel; C17 oak winder staircase at
rear,adjacent to stack. The eaves have been raised at some time,
probably in the C18.

Listing NGR: SJ5210523442

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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