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Hammerton House, Rushton

Description: Hammerton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 275352

OS Grid Reference: SJ9392662357
OS Grid Coordinates: 393926, 362357
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1583, -2.0923

Location: A523, Rushton, Staffordshire SK11 0RN

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

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Listing Text

RUSHTON C.P. A523 (south-west side)
SJ 96 SW
4/141 Hammerton House
- II

House. Probably C17 or early C18, remodelled mid-C19 and later alterations.
Coursed, squared and dressed rubble; stone slate roof; crenellated
brick end stacks. 2-storey, 3-window front with slight, gabled projection
inset from left end with verge parapet crested by fleur-de-lys; labelled
3-light casement first-floor window over raised string at cill level and
rectangular, flat-roofed 3-light fronted bay window; similar 2-light
fronted bay window to right, and plain 3-light casement above to first
floor; round-arch centre window of 2 lights with raised surround simply
moulded at imposts and keystone; bracketted cill set over Tudor-arched
doorway with 6 Gothick panels. Formerly used as an inn; the brew-house
with its picturesque rounded corner is at the north-west corner to the
rear. Extension to left-hand (Hammerton Cottage) not included.

Listing NGR: SJ9392662357

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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