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Shelfield Lodge Farmhouse, Aston Cantlow

Description: Shelfield Lodge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 305394

OS Grid Reference: SP1202262753
OS Grid Coordinates: 412022, 262753
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2628, -1.8253

Location: Aston Cantlow, Warwickshire B49 6JL

Locality: Aston Cantlow
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 6JL

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Listing Text

5/48 Shelfield Lodge Farmhouse


Farmhouse. c.1600. Timber framed, but almost entirely rebuilt in late C17, C18
and C19. Brick; old and C20 tile roofs; brick stacks. Complex plan. 2 storeys;
3-window range. Front has late C17/C18 Flemish bond red brick to right, and C19
brick to left. Brick dentil cornice. Central mid/late C19 open front brick porch
with bargeboards. Chamfered segmental archway. Half-glazed 4-panelled door and
overlight with glazing bars. Mid C20 metal casements with glazing bars. Some
concrete lintels. Roof hipped to left. On right, set back, a C19 brick wing with
C20 metal casements. Left return side has projecting gable wing on left.
One-window range. C19 casements. Gable rendered; probably timber framed. C17
ridge stack of thin bricks with thin square pilasters. To rear: Irregular gabled
ranges. Large central C17 internal stack of thin bricks. Interior: Kitchen and
another room have broad-chamfered cross beams and open fireplaces with chamfered
bressumers. Chamfered beams. First floor has old 2-panelled doors. Forms part of
an interesting group with vehicle shed (q.v.), cartshed and granary (q.v.) and
stable, loosebox and archway (q.v.).
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.34).

Listing NGR: SP1202262753

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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