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Colehurst Manor, Sutton upon Tern

Description: Colehurst Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260290

OS Grid Reference: SJ6611331340
OS Grid Coordinates: 366113, 331340
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8785, -2.5049

Location: Sutton upon Tern, Shropshire TF9 2JB

Locality: Sutton upon Tern
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 2JB

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Listing Text

SJ 63 SE
SJ 6611 3134
- Colehurst Manor


Farmhouse, now house. Circa 1600, restored in the late C19. Timber
framed with painted brick nogging, partly rendered. Dressed red sandstone
plinth. Slate roofs. Framing: close studding to ground floor and closely-
spaced studs to first floor, both with middle rail. Long straight tension
braces and short corner braces to first floor. Square panels at rear.
H-plan. Hall range of 2 framed bays with gabled corss wings of 2 framed
bays. 2 storeys and attic over basement. High chamfered stone plinth
to north. Continuously jettied first floor all round with moulded bressumers
and moulded brackets; jettied gables with moulded bressumers. Large grey/
yellow sandstone ashlar stack in front of ridge off-centre to left with
4 circular shafts, stone ridge stack to right-hand cross wing with 4 circular
shafts, and large external red sandstone end stack at rear of left-hand
cross wing. Pair of C19 gabled dormers with 3-light wooden casements.
1:2:1 window front; projecting C19 two- and 3-light mullioned and transomed
wooden casements with bracketed cills and pent tops. Half-glazed door
off-centre to right with C19 timber framed gabled porch. C17 two-light
double-chamfered mullioned stone basement window in left-hand return front.
Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. The farmhouse approx-
imately 80 metres to the south of this house, built in the 1970's, is also
called Colehurst Manor but it is not included on this list.

Listing NGR: SJ6611331340

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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