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Moat Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Condover, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6267 / 52°37'35"N

Longitude: -2.8034 / 2°48'12"W

OS Eastings: 345712

OS Northings: 303513

OS Grid: SJ457035

Mapcode National: GBR BG.7NHG

Mapcode Global: WH8C5.X76P

Entry Name: Moat Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259338

Location: Condover, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Condover

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Stapleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


9/37 Moat Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C14 or C15, re-modelled C17 with considerable later additions
and alterations. Render and painted brick concealing timber frame on
chamfered sandstone plinth, 7 courses high; slate roofs. House, probably
originally fortified, now consists of hall range with cross-wing projecting
to north-east; this formerly had a timber framed gatehouse attached to
front, demolished c.1950. 2 storeys with cellar on south; north side:
irregular fenestration, late C19 casements, 3 directly below eaves, left
blocked and 2 on ground floor with segmental heads to left and right, left
blocked, one on each floor to left side of cross-wing; roughly central
entrance to hall range with plank door probably C17 under late C19 gabled porch
(another entrance through C20 lean-to porch in angle beteeen hall and cross-
wing); red brick ridge stack immediately above central entrance to hall
with axial red brick ridge stack to right at junction between hall and
cross-wing. Mid-C20 extension to front of cross-wing (partly on site of
gatehouse) rests on original sandstone plinth. Salop Fire Insurance plate
over central entrance to hall range numbered 2138. Interior: room to left
of hall stack has a richly moulded cross-beam ceiling with a carved Tudor
rose boss to centre, C17 oak panelling to right-hand wall with elaborately
carved round-arched overmantel above C20 brick fireplace; room to right
has 2 chamfered cross beams with heavy joists. B.o.E., p.293.

Listing NGR: SJ4571203513

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