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Westcott Mill Farmhouse, Cheswardine

Description: Westcott Mill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260149

OS Grid Reference: SJ7092628926
OS Grid Coordinates: 370926, 328926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8570, -2.4332

Locality: Cheswardine
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 2ED

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Listing Text

SJ 72 NW
8/2 Westcott Mill Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Early C19. Red brick on red sandstone ashlar plinth;
plain tile roof. L-plan. 3 Storeys. Plinth, dentil brick eaves cornice,
and parapeted gable ends with stone copings. Integral brick end stack.
3 bays; 16-pane glazing bar sashes (12-pane to centre) with exposed boxes and
painted stone cills and lintels. Central 6-panelled door (lower 2 flush)
with radial fanlight and doorcase consisting of reeded pilaster strips and plain
consoles with guttae supporting moulded cornice, breaking forward over pilasters.
Rear wing with brick ridge stack. Interior: much reused timber including
framing-in-rear wall of front range, ceiling beams, and former ceiling beam
reused as lintel to large open fireplace in left-hand ground-floor room.
6-panelled doors with reeded architraves. Staircase partly altered, but
flight to attic survives with open string and cut brackets, stick balusters,
turned foot newel post and moulded handrail.

Listing NGR: SJ7092628926

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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