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Lower Broughton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydham, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5089 / 52°30'32"N

Longitude: -3.0127 / 3°0'45"W

OS Eastings: 331361

OS Northings: 290597

OS Grid: SO313905

Mapcode National: GBR B5.H4XP

Mapcode Global: VH75X.Q6NH

Entry Name: Lower Broughton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257075

Location: Lydham, Shropshire, SY15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Lydham

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Lydham

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 39 SW LYDHAM C.P. LOWER BROUGHTON

2/160 Lower Broughton Farmhouse
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GV II

Farmhouse. Probably C15 with C19 and C20 alterations and additions.
Rendered timber frame, uncoursed rubble plinth and refaced end walls,
rendered brick additions to rear, and graded slate roof. Former 2-framed
bay open hall with screens passage, 2 framed bay low end and one framed bay
high end. 2 storeys with gable-lit attic. Framing: square panels. Stack off-
centre to left off-ridge to front. Stack to left at rear and end stack to C20
wing. 4-window front; 3 first floor C19 casements to right and glazing bar
sash to left; early C19 ground floor glazing bar sash to left, and C20 bowed
casement off-centre to right. Half-glazed door with gabled porch off-centre to
left between first and second windows from left, and C19 boarded door to right
with 3-light overlight. Exposed queen strut truss in right-hand gable end.
Interior: queen strut roof trusses with V-struts above, trenched double purlins,
windbraces, and smoke blackening in hall and screens bays; hall has central
jointed-cruck truss with continuous chamfer, arch bracing to collar with
V-struts above, and Alcock apex type E. Inserted stack and ground floor fire-
place with moulded straight-sided arched lintel. Alcock,


Listing NGR: SO3136190597

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