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Kitchen Garden Wall and Attached Ruined Outbuilding at North End Approximately 15 Metres South-East of Preen Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Preen, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5785 / 52°34'42"N

Longitude: -2.6757 / 2°40'32"W

OS Eastings: 354308

OS Northings: 298071

OS Grid: SO543980

Mapcode National: GBR BM.BPYY

Mapcode Global: WH8CF.WG12

Entry Name: Kitchen Garden Wall and Attached Ruined Outbuilding at North End Approximately 15 Metres South-East of Preen Manor

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258808

Location: Church Preen, Shropshire, SY6

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Church Preen

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Church Preen

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

CHURCH PREEN C.P. CHURCH PREEN
SO 59 NW
7/26 Kitchen garden wall
and attached ruined
outbuilding at north
end approx. 15m south-
east of Preen Manor
GV II

Kitchen garden wall. Circa 1870 by Richard Norman Shaw. Coursed lime-
stone rubble and red brick, machine tile gabled capping. Approximately
130m in length with 14 gabled brick buttresses, west side is brick-
faced; pointed double-chamfered gateway to centre with original heavy
panelled double doors; the north end is stepped up to meet the attached
and earlier rectangular outbuilding: uncoursed limestone rubble, now
roofless with buttresses on each of long sides; 3 segmental-headed
brick openings at ground level (possibly inserted by Shaw) also on long
sides. The outbuilding now encloses a sunken garden, but the stonework
suggests it may originally have been associated with Preen Priory (q.v.
under Church of St John the Baptist). Preen Manor, built in c.1870-1
by Norman Shaw for Arthur Sparrow, but subsequently largely demolished
and re-built, is not included. Andrew Saint, Richard Norman Shaw (1976),
p.408.


Listing NGR: SO5430898071

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