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The Blacksmiths Arms, Loppington

Description: The Blacksmiths Arms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 July 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 260492

OS Grid Reference: SJ4694429168
OS Grid Coordinates: 346944, 329168
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8574, -2.7894

Location: B4397, Loppington, Shropshire SY4 5NG

Locality: Loppington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 5NG

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Listing Text

SJ 4629-4729
15/37 The Blacksmith's
- Arms
- II
House, now inn. C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber frame
now largely replaced by C19 painted brick; reed thatch roof with coped
verges to right gable end. Original 2-cell plan extended by one bay
to right in early C19. One storey and attic with dentilled eaves cornice
to C19 addition. C17 part has 2 casements with C19 segmental heads
to ground floor and two C20 eyebrow dormers directly above; similar
casement to C19 addition. C20 nail-studded door with C19 segmental
head to far right of C17 part. Red brick ridge stack to left of centre
and rendered external end stack to C19 addition. Collar and tie beam
truss with projecting single-purlin ends visible to left gable end and
wall posts visible to left, right and centre to front. Continuous brick
outshut to rear of C17 part. Interior: framing visible; square panels
to left gable end and fragmentary square panels cut through to original
back wall. Chamfered spine beam and joists to right ground-floor room
of C17 part, which has inglenook fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel
and ogee stops. Single-storey C20 addition to Left is not of special
architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ4694429168

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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