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Carpenters Shop Approximately 50 Metres East of Pradoe

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8174 / 52°49'2"N

Longitude: -2.9524 / 2°57'8"W

OS Eastings: 335911

OS Northings: 324853

OS Grid: SJ359248

Mapcode National: GBR 77.VHBV

Mapcode Global: WH8B4.MF9Z

Entry Name: Carpenters Shop Approximately 50 Metres East of Pradoe

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Last Amended: 29 January 2004

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256678

Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ruyton-XI-Towns

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

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Listing Text




Carpenter's shop. c.1806 with minor later alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble with angle quoins, graded slate roof. 2 levels.
EXTERIOR: North elevation has wide, segmental-headed horizontal sliding sash to centre with eaves hatch directly above. West gable end has segmental-headed arch with keystone over plank door to right; segmental-headed window to left. Segmental-headed boarded door to centre on first floor.
INTERIOR: Floor supported on heavy beams. C19 cast-iron cooking range to back wall.
HISTORY: The carpenter's shop was one of several outbuildings constructed c.1806 by Thomas Kenyon, who had bought Pradoe as a wedding present for his wife, Louisa Charlotte, in 1803.

Listed for group value as a c.1806 carpenter's shop that is complementary to the Grade II* Pradoe including attached service ranges and out-buildings (q.v), the Grade II dairy, brewhouse and pigsties (q.v.), manure sump (q.v.), kitchen garden wall (q.v.), and farm buildings (q.v.) and the Grade II Registered landscape, all with which it has group value.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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