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Ovaisne House, Shawbury

Description: Ovaisne House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260120

OS Grid Reference: SJ5757822696
OS Grid Coordinates: 357578, 322696
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8001, -2.6306

Location: Shawbury, Shropshire SY4 4ES

Locality: Shawbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 4ES

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Listing Text


9/124 Ovaisne House

- II

House. Mid- to late C17 with late C20 alterations and additions. Timber
framed with painted brick nogging on dressed red sandstone plinth; enlarged
in brick painted to represent framing. Plain tile roof. Framing: small
square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate) with long straight tension
braces. 2 framed bays with addition. One storey and attic. West front:
large C17 timber framed gabled eaves dormer off-centre to left with
pair of C20 two-light wooden casements and collar and tie-beam truss
with queen struts and small gabled eaves dormer off-centre to right
with 2-light wooden casement. C20 brick stack in front of ridge to
right. 2 windows; 2- and 3-light C20 wooden casements. Left-hand gable
end has collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and V-struts. Entrance
in left-hand gable end too. Four C20 gabled dormers and C20 lean-to
at rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ5757822696

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Source: English Heritage

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