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Stonehouse Cottage, Forsbrook

Description: Stonehouse Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274993

OS Grid Reference: SJ9666340739
OS Grid Coordinates: 396663, 340739
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9640, -2.0511

Location: 408 A521, Forsbrook, Staffordshire ST11 9ND

Locality: Forsbrook
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST11 9ND

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/189 Stonehouse Cottage


- II

House. Dated 1670 but extensively remodelled 1891. Coursed, dressed and
squared red sandstone; tiled roof; ridge stack and end stack to addition on
right. Two-storey, four-window front in two parts: larger part to left is of
sandstone with moulded string at first floor level, three-light casements;
central entrance with boarded door under C19 Tudor arch lintel; inscribed:

16 70

a further small plaque over is inscribed "LJM 1891". The ground floor appears
to be largely C17 work and the first floor mainly C19 indicated by the non-
fitting quoin junction to the left gable. This gable has a range of C17,
labelled 2-, 3-, 3-light chamfered mullioned windows. The rear elevation has
a heavy lintel for an entrance (now a window) corresponding to the position of
the front door, also four C17 window openings; the first floor remodelled in
the C19 phase.

Listing NGR: SJ9666340739

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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