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Wood Bank, Prees

Description: Wood Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260543

OS Grid Reference: SJ5592933378
OS Grid Coordinates: 355929, 333378
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8960, -2.6565

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

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

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Listing Text

SJ 5433-5533
14/85 Wood Bank

Cottage. C17 with later additions and alterations. Pebbledashed timber
frame on rendered plinth; machine tile roof. 2-cell end baffle-entry
plan with 2-storey gabled range added-to left early C20. One storey
and attic. Framing: visible beneath pebbledash; square panels, 3 from
cill to wall-plate, with long straight tension braces. 2 casements
to ground floor, left early C20, right small and C19; C20 gabled dormer
in bottom of roof slope directlyabove left window. Entrance to left
through 4-panel door (top panels now glazed) under C20 lean-to hood
carried down from roof slope. Red brick ridge stack directly above
(formerly integral to gable end) rebuilt in early C20. Projecting double-
purlin ends to right gable end. Interior: timber frame substantially
intact behind plaster including to cross-walls; left ground-floor room
has chamfered cross beam and joists. C20 gabled addition to left is
not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5592933378

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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