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The Nook Farmhouse, Loppington

Description: The Nook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 260503

OS Grid Reference: SJ4728529350
OS Grid Coordinates: 347285, 329350
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8590, -2.7844

Location: Loppington, Shropshire SY4 5SG

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

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Listing Text

SJ 4629-4729
15/48 The Nook Farmhouse
- (Formerly listed
28.10.60 as The Nook)
Farmhouse. Circa 1600 with later additions and alterations. Timber
framed with red brick infill on sandstone plinth; machine and plain
tile roofs with pointed finials to gables. H-plan. 2 storeys and attics.
Framing: close studding with middle rail to ground floor; continuously
jettied first floor has moulded bressumer supported on carved corner
posts and brackets; 4 small square panels to wall-plate with long straight
tension braces to front, 3 square panels to side walls. 1:2:1 windows,
late C19 and C20 casements, that to first floor of right gable with
cill supported on C17 carved brackets; late C19 gabled eaves dormer
to centre of hall range. Central gabled timber framed porch, largely
rebuilt late C19 over massive C17 nail-studded oak door with fleur-
de-lys pointed strap hinges. Prominent cruciform red brick axial ridge
stack to right of hall range and late C19 external lateral red brick
stack to left wing. Interior: inspection not possible at time of resurvey
(January 1986) but noted as having exposed timber frame and chamfered
ceiling beams to ground-floor rooms; several plank and muntin and panelled
doors. Late C19 single-storey lean-to to rear of left gable and C20
lean-to porch to rear of hall range are not of special architectural

Listing NGR: SJ4728529350

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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