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Grafton Farmhouse, Loppington

Description: Grafton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260507

OS Grid Reference: SJ4812927963
OS Grid Coordinates: 348129, 327963
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8467, -2.7716

Location: Loppington, Shropshire SY4 5SL

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

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Listing Text

SJ 42 NE
10/52 Grafton Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Mid- to late C17, remodelled and extended late C18 with
later additions and alterations. Timber frame now concealed by render
and red brick cladding; red brick additions; concrete tile roofs. Original
house of 2 framed bays (central gabled range) brick clad to front in
late C18 when short range was added to left and similar double-span
extension added to right. 2 storeys and attics with dentilled eaves
cornices to C18 additions. Irregular fenestration, early and late C20
casements with segmental heads, one to first floor of gable with 2 paired
to ground floor; one to each floor of right addition with a small inserted
window above late C20 gabled brick porch. Left addition has one blind
segmental-headed window on each floor with glazing bars painted in imitation.
Integral brick end stack to left and prominent stack in roof slope of
right rear range. Interior: chamfered spine beams with heavy joists
throughout to ground floor. C17 part has several plank doors and oak
staircase with moulded handrail from first floor to attic. Double-
purlin roof in 2 bays with central king-strut truss has collar and tie
beam truss with V-struts from collar visible to front gable in attic.

Listing NGR: SJ4812927963

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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