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Laurel House, Whitchurch Rural

Description: Laurel House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260576

OS Grid Reference: SJ5528839294
OS Grid Coordinates: 355288, 339294
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9492, -2.6669

Location: Heath Road, Whitchurch Rural, Shropshire SY13 2AD

Locality: Whitchurch Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY13 2AD

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Listing Text

SJ 53 NE
5/25 Laurel House
- II

House. Early to mid-C17 with late C19 and C20 alterations and additions.
Timber framed with plastered infill on brick plinth.Slate roof. Framing:
small square panels, 3 from sole plate to former wall plate. 2 framed
bays with later addition to right. 2 storeys. Brick stack behind ridge
off-centre to left (rebuilt above roof in C20). 4-window front; C20
two-light wooden casements. C20 six-panelled door between first and
second windows from left with gabled porch. Left-hand gable end has
collar and cambered tie-beam truss with queen struts. Interior: eaves
raised, probably in late -019 or early C20. Roof trusses survive. Central
truss and former right-hand end truss with tie beams, collars and queen
struts. Right-hand truss with cambered tie beam.

Listing NGR: SJ5528839294

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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