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The Gables, Ightfield

Description: The Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 February 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 260564

OS Grid Reference: SJ5936638378
OS Grid Coordinates: 359366, 338378
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9412, -2.6061

Location: Burleydam Road, Ightfield, Shropshire SY13 4NT

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

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Listing Text

SJ 53 NE
5/13 The Gables
- II

Farmhouse. Mid-C17 with some mid-to late C19 alterations and additions.
Timber framed with plastered and painted brick infill, partly rebuilt
and extended in painted brick. Plain tile roof. Framing: hall range
has large square panels and rectangular panels (2 from sole plate to
wall plate) with short straight corner braces,and cross wing with small
square panels (4 from sole plate to wall plate) also with short straight
corner braces. T-plan. Hall range of 2 framed bays and projecting
cross wing to right of 3 framed bays. One storey and attic. External
brick end stack to left, integral brick end stack to front of cross wing,
and integral brick lateral stack to 019 rear wing. Large C17 timber
framed full dormer to left with pair of 2-light wooden casements, moulded
wooden cill of former C17 window, and jettied gable with moulded bressumer;
central small gabled eaves dormer with 2-light casement. Hall range
with pair of 2-light wooden-framed metal casements to left, small 2-light wooden
casement to right and roughly central boarded door with gabled porch.
Cross wing with small C20 two-light metal casement to left and small-
paned 2-light metal casement in left-hand return front. Collar and
tie-beam truss to front with queen struts and V-struts. Fire insurance
plate beneath left-hand dormer. Right-hand return front: pair of gabled
eaves dormers with 2-light wooden casements. 3-window front; C19 and
C20 three-light wooden and metal casements. C19 two-storey brick rear
wing incorporating granary with boarded loft door approached by flight
of external stone steps. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ5936638378

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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