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Wall Hill Farmhouse, Rushton

Description: Wall Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 275350

OS Grid Reference: SJ9338863242
OS Grid Coordinates: 393388, 363242
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1663, -2.1003

Location: Rushton, Staffordshire SK11 0QX

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

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Listing Text

SJ 96 SW
4/139 Wall Hill Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Dated 1621 and 1839, C20 alterations. Painted, rendered
timber frame (some now replaced by brickwork) on sandstone plinth;
tiled roofs; massive C19 central stone stack. 'T'-shaped plan of
parlour wing and hall. 2 storeys and attic. 3-gabled front; projecting
parlour cross wing to left with central range of windows: 2-tier, stepped,
one-over-three-light attic window, C20 casements below, of 3 small-pane
lights to first floor, timber pattern simulated only; right gable set
back and flush with body of house and gabled to approximate symmetry,
slightly jettied at first floor and eaves line; painted render simulating
studwork and diagonal braces; attic window as left gable, first floor
window (possibly once larger) of 5 lights, offset to right, with chamfered
timber mullions and lead lattice casements; 3-light C20 casement below
with applied leadwork; gabled porch bay set into return angle against
left wing; largely in brickwork; small apex window as other attics and
Tudor-arched doorway with overlight and 5-panel door, shields at imposts
and inscribed panel over of naive low-relief face over. I
The house is dominated by the chimney stack of broad T Y
square base, corniced with gargoyles at angles and 4 1839
broadly-spaced, corniced octagonal shafts.

Listing NGR: SJ9338863242

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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