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Laburnum Cottage, Prees

Description: Laburnum Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260535

OS Grid Reference: SJ5776133107
OS Grid Coordinates: 357761, 333107
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8937, -2.6293

Location: 2 Shrewsbury Road, Prees, Shropshire SY13 2BG

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

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Listing Text

SJ 53 SE
7/77 Laburnum Cottage
- II
Farmhouse, latterly 2 cottages, now house. Mid-C17 with later additions
and alterations. Timber framed with rendered infill and plinth; machine
tile roof. Original 2-cell plan extended to left late C20. One storey
and attic. Framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate with long
straight tension braces. Late C20 fenestration, 2 casements to ground
floor, both to right of C19 open gabled porches with carved balusters,
left with C20 panelled door, right now with leaded fixed-light window
inserted; 3 late C20 gabled eaves dormers. Red brick stack immediately
behind ridge to centre. Interior: framing (square panels) exposed to
cross-wall and original left gable end; chamfered spine beam and heavy
joists to left ground-floor room of C17 part. Collar and tie beam roof
in 2 bays. Late C20 extension is not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5776133107

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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