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Longford Old Hall, Moreton Say

Description: Longford Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 260410

OS Grid Reference: SJ6445334015
OS Grid Coordinates: 364453, 334015
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9024, -2.5299

Location: Moreton Say, Shropshire TF9 3PW

Locality: Moreton Say
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 3PW

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Listing Text


8/105 Longford Old Hall


Farmhouse, now house. Early C17. Timber framed with painted brick
infill ,underbuilt in painted brick. Plain tile roof. Framing:
small square panels (formerly 4 from sole plate to wall plate) with
short straight corner braces. Collar and tie-beam roof trusses exposed
in cross wings with king struts and v-struts. H-plan. One framed
bay with cross wings of 2 framed bays. 2 storeys and attic. Large
external lateral brick end stacks with pitched-roofed links to attic;
that to left with recessed lozenge panels and 2 diagonal-placed square
shafts and that to right with 3 square shafts, those on the outside
set diagonally. Brick ridge stack off-centre to right. Central
timber framed gabled full dormer with 2-light diamond-leaded wooden
casement. 1-:1-:1- window front; C20 three-light diamond-leaded wooden
casements. C20 carved wooden door off-centre to left in angle of
cross wing with chamfered surround. One-storey lean-to at rear.
Interior: timber framed cross walls. Chamfered ceiling beams with
ogee stops. C18 staircase with open string, cut brackets, turned
balusters, turned foot newel and moulded handrail. Left-hand ground-
floor room has dressed sandstone fireplace with cyma-recta moulding.
Right-hand ground-floor room has fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel.
Early C18 doors with 6 raised and fielded panels.

Listing NGR: SJ6445334015

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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