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Mere Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cockshutt, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.863 / 52°51'46"N

Longitude: -2.8431 / 2°50'35"W

OS Eastings: 343338

OS Northings: 329831

OS Grid: SJ433298

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.RRX0

Mapcode Global: WH8B0.99DJ

Entry Name: Mere Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176278

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260755

Location: Cockshutt, Shropshire, SY12

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cockshutt

Built-Up Area: Cockshutt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Petton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

COCKSHUTT C.P. CROSEMERE
SJ 42 NW
12/55 Mere Farmhouse
-
- II
Cottage. Dated 1733 with minor later additions and alterations. Red
brick; slate roof. 3-unit baffle-entry plan with short range to rear
on left forming L-plan. One storey and attic with dentilled eaves cornice.
Segmental-headed C19 casements to either side of boarded door under gabled
hood to left of centre with contemporary gabled eaves dormers directly
above. Red brick ridge stack directly above entrance at junction with
rear range which has truncated external end stack with lean-to below,
probably housing bread oven. Datestone to right gable end of main range
largely illegible at time of resurvey (January 1987) but apparently reading
"D/WN/1733". Interior. Inspection not possible at time of resurvey (January 1987)
but left ground-floor room noted as having chamfered spine beam and heavy
joists and 2 chamfered spine beams in room to right of stack. Included
as a dated and largely complete example of an early C18 cottage.


Listing NGR: SJ4333829831

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