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Croft's House, Forecourt Wall and Railings, Abbots Bromley

Description: Croft's House, Forecourt Wall and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 273759

OS Grid Reference: SK0804524610
OS Grid Coordinates: 408045, 324610
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8190, -1.8821

Location: B5014, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire WS15 3BN

Locality: Abbots Bromley
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS15 3BN

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Listing Text

SK 0824-0924 ABBOTS BROMLEY C.P. MARKET PLACE (North side)

17/52 Croft's House, forecourt
10/1/53 wall and railings (Formerly
listed as Croft's House)


House, wall and railings. Mid C18 with later alterations and additions.
Red brick; plain tile roof; brick integral end stacks and ridge stack.
Main house to left and slightly lower wing to right. Main house: 2
storeys and plain parapet with blind openings, those to right, left and
centre contain painted stone balusters; 5 bays, glazing bar sashes with
shaped lintels, raised keys and aprons; central 2-leaf door, rectangular
overlight and elaborate doorcase with moulded brackets, triple keystone
and entablature. Wing: 2 storeys,reduced proportions to first floor, with
dentilled eaves course; 2 windows, glazing bar sashes, ground floor
windows have shaped lintels and raised keys; door to left; right hand
bay is a later addition. A dwarf wall and wrought iron wavy railings
enclose a small forecourt. Interior not inspected but may be interesting.

Listing NGR: SK0804524610

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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