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2 and 3, Leighton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Buildwas, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6408 / 52°38'26"N

Longitude: -2.5485 / 2°32'54"W

OS Eastings: 362983

OS Northings: 304920

OS Grid: SJ629049

Mapcode National: GBR BS.6R9J

Mapcode Global: WH9D7.TWMD

Entry Name: 2 and 3, Leighton Road

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258800

Location: Buildwas, Shropshire, TF8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Buildwas

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Buildwas Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 60 SW
(south side)
5/18 Nos. 2 and 3
House, now divided into 2. Probably late C16 or early C17 with considerable
later additions and alterations. Timber framed with red brick infill
and cladding on high roughly coursed limestone chamfered plinth, rendered
to front; machine tile roof and external end stacks. 2 storeys;
framing: exposed to back wall, close studding with single middle rail;
clad in C19 red brick to front and left return and re-built in similar
brick to right return; late C19 fenestration to No.3, cast-iron case-
ments to left and right of C20 central gabled porch with neo-Georgian
door (late C19 boarded door in wall behind); late C20 casements to
No.2, also to left and right of central C20 gabled porch with half-
glazed door. Interior: chamfered cross beams with straight-cut chamfer
stops to both parts with heavy joists also exposed to No.2. Late C20
two-storey gabled extension to rear of No.2 not of special architectural
interest. No.2 is also known as The Workhouse Cottage.

Listing NGR: SJ6298304920

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