British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Manor House, Prees

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 260533

OS Grid Reference: SJ5576333491
OS Grid Coordinates: 355763, 333491
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8970, -2.6590

Location: 2 Lacon Street, Prees, Shropshire SY13 2EP

Locality: Prees
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY13 2EP

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SJ 5433-5533 side)

14/76 Nos. 1 and 2, Manor
- House

Farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Early C17, subdivided into 2 dwellings late
C18 or early C19; later additions and alterations. Timber framed on
sandstone and brick plinth with painted brick infill and additions;
asbestos slate roof. One storey and attic; apparently of 3 framed bays
with central bay divided between the 2 dwellings. Framing: close-set
vertical posts with horizontal members to left and rectangular panels,
2 from cill to wall-plate, to right; corner posts to left gable end
may be reused cambered tie beams. C20 casements to left and centre
with late C19 casement to right; late C19 gabled eaves dormer directly
above centre window. Entrances tb left and right; C19 boarded doors
with bracketed pedimented hoods. Prominent red brick stack immediately
in front of ridge to right of centre and large truncated external end
stack to left. Mid-C19 two-storey gabled brick addition to rear on
right with contemporary brick lean-to to left. Interior: inspection
not possible at time of resurvey (January 1986) but likely to be of

Listing NGR: SJ5576333491

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.