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Sheriffhales Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheriffhales, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.706 / 52°42'21"N

Longitude: -2.3617 / 2°21'42"W

OS Eastings: 375657

OS Northings: 312094

OS Grid: SJ756120

Mapcode National: GBR 06F.9QR

Mapcode Global: WH9D4.P7LW

Entry Name: Sheriffhales Manor

Listing Date: 29 September 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255205

Location: Sheriffhales, Shropshire, TF11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Sheriffhales

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Sheriffhales St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


4/13 Sheriffhales Manor.



House. Late C16, C17, and heavily restored circa 1952. Timber framed
with much planted tuber and rendered infill panels, decorated with concave
lozenges and balusters in porch and cross wing. C2O tile roofs with partial
catslide over outshut to rear. Irregular cruciform plan with 4 framed bays
to left, projecting 4 framed bay gabled cross wing off-centre to right,
3 framed bays to right, and 2 storey gabled porch off-centre to left.
2 storeys and garret with 2 storey and attic cross wing. Porch and cross
wing with jettied first floors, plain barge boards with pierced finials,
central ridge stack, ridge stack on cross wing off-centre to right, and
large stone stack to right at rear with 3 square brick shafts. Irregular
1:1:1:1:3 window front. C20 leaded mullioned and transomed and cross
windows. C17 four-centred nailed door in porch off-centre to left with
4 arched panels, 2 square panels beneath with raised lozenges, and guilloche
enriched architrave; C20 French casements off-centre to right. Interior:
restored 3-flight C17 square well staircase with square newels, bulbous
finials, arcaded balustrade and moulded handrail; 2 fireplace overmantels
of 3 bays with arched panels, one with tapered Ionic pilasters; such re-
ordered panelling; queen strut roof trusses. The Rev. John Woodhouse,
Puritan Divine, kept on Academy or Provincial University here, c 1675-1696.

Listing NGR: SJ7565712094

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