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Besford House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8201 / 52°49'12"N

Longitude: -2.6675 / 2°40'2"W

OS Eastings: 355113

OS Northings: 324940

OS Grid: SJ551249

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.VDJG

Mapcode Global: WH9CF.0C1W

Entry Name: Besford House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260055

Location: Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Moreton Corbet St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


9/61 Besford House Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Early to mid-C17 with mid- to late C19 alterations and
addition. Timber framed with painted brick nogging on dressed red
sandstone plinth, right-hand end wall pebbledashed; brick additions;
slate roofs. Framing: small square panels and small rectangular panels,
eaves raised by one panel's height probably in early to mid-C19. L-
plan; C17 range of 3 framed bays with C19 rear wing. 2 storeys and
attic with 2 storey addition. Pair of external lateral brick stacks
at rear (that to left now at junction with rear wing). Three C19 gable
eaves dormers with 2-light C20 metal casements. 3'first-floor and
2 ground-floor windows; late C19 two- and 3-light wooden-framed metal
casements with weatherings. Central 4-panelled door (lower2 beaded
flush and upper 2 glazed) with moulded architrave and late C19 gabled
wooden porch. Rear wing with brick ridge stack; lean-to in angle.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ5511324940

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