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Birchgrove, Baschurch

Description: Birchgrove

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260707

OS Grid Reference: SJ4038423345
OS Grid Coordinates: 340384, 323345
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8044, -2.8857

Location: Baschurch, Shropshire SY4 2ES

Locality: Baschurch
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 2ES

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Listing Text

BASCHURCH C.P. B.4397 (south-east side)
SJ 42 SW
15/11 Birchgrove

- II
Farmhouse, now disused. Dated 1705 with mid-C19 additions and alterations.
Painted red brick with large red sandstone blocks to ground floor of C19
addition; plain tile roof to front with slates to rear and C19 addition.
Red brick ridge stack slightly to right of centre and integral end stack
to addition. L-plan comprising 2-room lobby-entry main range and full-
height C19 addition to rear on left (see straight joint). 2 storeys
with continuous floor band and deep boxed eaves to front; dentilled eaves
cornice to rear and to C19 addition. Segmental-headed 3-light leaded
casements (lower left with leaded lights replaced by plate glass) to either
side of mid-C19 flat-roofed brick porch. This has contemporary 4-panel
outer door with rectangular barred overlight; inner segmental-arched doorway
with panelled reveals. Moulded datestone "H/TE/1705" above porch.
Interior. Front ground-floor rooms have panelled window shutters.
First floor has wide-boarded oak floor boards and late C18 or early C19 cast-
iron fireplaces to left and right rooms.

Listing NGR: SJ4038423345

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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