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The Lee, Rushton

Description: The Lee

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 275348

OS Grid Reference: SJ9272862934
OS Grid Coordinates: 392728, 362934
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1635, -2.1102

Location: Rushton, Staffordshire SK11 0RS

Locality: Rushton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SK11 0RS

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

Rushton CP
SJ 96 SW Lee House

4/137 II

The entry shall be amended to read:

SJ 96 SW The Lee

4/137 II

SJ 96 SW
4/137 Lee House
- II

Farmhouse. Early C18, extended 1758, remodelled 1852, later alterations.
Red brick with ashlar dressings and quoins to east/west range and coursed
dressed rubble to butted 'L' plan north range; stone slate and Welsh
slate roofs; twin-shafted brick end and ridge stacks. Early C18 frontage
block in brick and stone slate roof with verge parapets, and rusticated
quoins; fenestration framed in 2 raised stone-dressed continuous ranges;
3-light casement windows to left with a shield in the panel formed at
first floor level, inscribed R ;
3-sided parapetted flat-roofed B & S
2-storey bay window to right 1852
with casement light. Small-pane casement 2-window stone and slate roof
range to rear, dated N ; hipped lean-to against early C18
H S block on south-west. Entrance adjacent
1758 to left with pedimented doorcase and
panelled door. Interior: stair hall has several panelled doors, one to
south-east with architrave and keystone. Dog leg stair; vase base
balusters and open strings, curtail step and scroll; 3-transom stair
window. Wing to rear has heavy ceiling beams and large fireplace with
an internal fire-light.

Listing NGR: SJ9272862934

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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