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Malthouse at Packington Hall Farm, Swinfen and Packington

Description: Malthouse at Packington Hall Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 272746

OS Grid Reference: SK1586406450
OS Grid Coordinates: 415864, 306450
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6556, -1.7669

Location: Common Lane, Whittington, Staffordshire WS14 9PN

Locality: Swinfen and Packington
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS14 9PN

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

PACKINGTON C.P. (north-east side)
Malthouse at
Packington Hall Farm


Malthouse, c.1840. Red brick with a plain tile roof and a single brick coped
gable with kneelers. Brick plinth and dentilated eaves. 2 storey plus basement,
6 bays plus a small lean-to to west. North front has, from left to right, a plank
door reached up a flight of breeze block steps, then a basement plank door with a
2 light window above, then an inserted window, and 3 shuttered basement openings
and above 2, 2 light windows and a plank door, beyond the kiln has a plank door
and a shuttered opening. The first floor has 3 loft doors with single shuttered
openings between, and then a 2 light window to the kiln. Interior, storage base-
ment has a brick floor with a central row of cast iron columns supporting cross
beams. Above a drying floor, and a storage loft. The roof trusses have a tie
beam with king post and diagonal struts. The internal hoist rises through 3
floors. Kiln to west has perforated tile floor and internal venting hood.

Listing NGR: SK1586406450

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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