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Firs Farmhouse, Child's Ercall

Description: Firs Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260258

OS Grid Reference: SJ6567026380
OS Grid Coordinates: 365670, 326380
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8338, -2.5110

Location: 3 Ollerton Lane, Stoke upon Tern, Shropshire TF9 2BS

Locality: Child's Ercall
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 2BS

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Listing Text

SJ 62 NE
7/102 Firs Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Early to mid-C17 with mid-to late C18 addition. Timber framed
with painted brick nogging on brick plinth, partly rebuilt in brick with
painted imitation framing. Red brick addition. Plain tile roof.
Framing: small square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate) with short
corner braces and long straight tension braces. T-plan. Baffle-entry hall
range of 3 framed bays at right angle to road with C18 cross wing to west.
One storey and attic with 2 storey cross wing. South front: central timber
framed gabled eaves dormer with C20 two-light wooden casement. Hall range with
large brick ridge stack off-centre to right and stack in front of ridge off-
centre to left. Cross wing with plat bands, toothed-brick eaves cornice,
parapeted gable ends with moulded stone kneelers, and integral brick end stack
to front. Hall range with 3-window front; C20 three-light wooden casements.
Door between first and second windows from left with 4 raised and fielded
panels. C17 two-storey timber framed and brick gabled porch with first-floor
3-light wooden casement, segmental-arched entrance and segmental-arched side
openings with splat balusters. Boarded door between first and second windows
from left. Return of cross wing with C20 two-light wooden casements. Rear
of cross wing with C20 two-light wooden casements and blind attic window.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ6567026380

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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