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?.

Ightfield Hall, Ightfield

Description: Ightfield Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 260552

OS Grid Reference: SJ6004439348
OS Grid Coordinates: 360044, 339348
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9500, -2.5961

Location: Ightfield, Shropshire SY13 4BN

Locality: Ightfield
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY13 4BN

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SJ 53 NE
5/1 Ightfield Hall
29.9.51 (Formerly listed as
Ightfield Manor)

Farmhouse. Probably late C17 altered and extended in the early C19
and further altered and refenestrated in the late C19. Red brick with
plain tile roof. T-plan. 2 storeys and attic. Beaded wooden fascia,
parapeted gable ends with sandstone copings and shaped stone kneelers,
and integral brick end stacks (rebuilt above roof in the late C19).
3 hipped eaves dormers with 2-light wooden casements. 3 bays; late
C19 glazing bar sashes (upper leaf with small panes and lower leaf with
large panes) with stone cills and slightly segmental heads. Central
C19 four-panelled door (lower panels beaded flush and upper panels glazed)
with rectangular overlight and late C19 timber framed gabled porch on
chamfered brick plinth. Rear wing with external brick lateral stack,
central brick stack off ridge to south-west, and parapeted gable end
with chamfered grey sandstone coping and shaped stone kneelers. Reset
strapwork datestone to south-east inscribed: "1672". Interior not
inspected but owner (October 1986) reports oak staircase with large
turned balusters. The rear wing has been extended, probably in the
early C19 (see straight joint). The house stands within a moated site,
still partly filled with water at time of survey. It forms part of
a complete farmstead group including a timber framed barn (q.v.) and
stable (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ6004439348

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.