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Cartref, Baschurch

Description: Cartref

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260739

OS Grid Reference: SJ4246325934
OS Grid Coordinates: 342463, 325934
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8278, -2.8554

Location: Baschurch, Shropshire SY4 2AW

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

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Listing Text

SJ 42 NW
12/39 Cartref
- II
Cottage. Late C17 with eaves raised early C20 and later additions and
alterations. Timber framed with painted brick and rendered infill on
rendered plinth; concrete tile roof. Original 2-cell plan with single-
storey byre to right; eaves raised and present stack inserted early C20
and byre converted to domestic use. 2 storeys. Framing: square panels,
2 from cill to original wall-plate with 2 smaller square panels to raising
of eaves. Collar and tie beam truss to left gable end with V-struts
from collar. Byre mainly rendered and painted black and white in imitation
of timber frame to front but original roof pitch visible to gable end:
painted rubblestone with brick raising. Early C20 casements, 3 directly
below eaves with one to left and 2 to right of contemporary plank door
under lean-to hood. Painted brick stack directly behind ridge immediately
to left of entrance. Interior. Left ground-floor room has chamfered
spine beam and heavy joists. Cased spine beam to centre room which has
long straight tension braces exposed to former right wall of house-part.
There is said formerly to have been a stack to left gable end. C20 flat-
roofed addition at right-angles to rear on right is not of special architect-
ural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ4246325934

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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