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The Old House, Whitchurch Urban

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260609

OS Grid Reference: SJ5426941322
OS Grid Coordinates: 354269, 341322
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9673, -2.6823

Location: B5398, Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 1EA

Locality: Whitchurch Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY13 1EA

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Listing Text

SJ 5441
8/55 No. 7 (The Old House)

House. Mid-C19 with mid-C20 remodelling. Timber framed with painted
infill, cement-rendered to front and side in imitation of timber framing.
Plain tile roof. 2 framed bays. 2 storeys and attic. Pair of gabled
dormers with C20 two-light wooden casements. Large central integral brick
stack to rear (top rebuilt c.1900). 3 windows to first floor and 2 to
ground floor; late C20 leaded wooden casements, cross windows to ground
floor. C18 door off-centre to right with 4 raised and fielded panels and
C20 lean-to porch. Interior: square-panelled framing visible, on high
plinth (4 panels from sole plate to wall plate). Chamfered beam in right-
hand ground-floor room with ogee stops. C17 corner fireplace with wooden
lintel. Early C18 dog-leg staircase rising to first floor, with winders,
closed string,turned balusters, grip handrail and square foot newel post
with moulded cap. Oak winder stair to attic.

Listing NGR: SJ5426941322

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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