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The Old Vicarage and Railed Enclosure to North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Clun, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4211 / 52°25'16"N

Longitude: -3.0292 / 3°1'45"W

OS Eastings: 330104

OS Northings: 280845

OS Grid: SO301808

Mapcode National: GBR B5.NDXH

Mapcode Global: VH769.FDYT

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage and Railed Enclosure to North West

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257140

Location: Clun, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Clun

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Clun

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

S0 3080-3180 CLUN C.P. BRIDGE STREET
(South-east side)

15/45 The Old Vicarage and
1.12.51 railed enclosure to
North-west (formerly
listed as Cresswell
Guesthouse)

GV II

Parsonage house and railed enclosure, now house. Mid-to-late C18.
Squared and coursed limestone (coursed rubble at sides and rear)
and slate roof. 3 storeys and attic. Wooden dentil eaves-cornice,
integral brick end-stacks and semi-external lateral stack at rear.
1:1:1 bay rhythm, that in centre slightly projecting with thermal
window in tympanum of triangular pediment above; glazing bar sashes
with flush frames and flat arches; central door with 6 raised and
fielded panels, Gothick traceried rectangular overlight and door-
case with moulded architrave and triangular pediment supported by
shaped bracket with guttae beneath. Wrought iron railed-enclosure
to front with 3 panels each side of central gate; spearhead railings
and standards with urn finials. Interior: staircase rising 2 floors;
dog-leg with landings and winders, open string, turned balusters (2
per tread), moulded handrail, and square newel posts; timber framed
partition walls (probably of stud construction). This was formerly
the residence of the vicar of Newcastle, a hamlet about 4 miles to
the West of Clun and in Clun C.P.


Listing NGR: SO3010480845

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