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The Cobblestones

A Grade II Listed Building in Minsterley, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6394 / 52°38'21"N

Longitude: -2.9251 / 2°55'30"W

OS Eastings: 337492

OS Northings: 305029

OS Grid: SJ374050

Mapcode National: GBR B9.6VXJ

Mapcode Global: WH8BY.1XBG

Entry Name: The Cobblestones

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258997

Location: Minsterley, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Minsterley

Built-Up Area: Minsterley

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Minsterley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 3605-3705 MINSTERLEY C.P. THE SQUARE (south-
east side)

19/90 The Cobblestones
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GV II

Probably pair of cottages, now one. Mid- to late C17, restored probably
in the early C20. Timber framed with plastered and painted brick infill,
partly rebuilt in painted brick at rear; plain tile roof. Baffle-entry;
plan of 4 framed bays. Framing: large square panels (2 from sole-plate
to wall-plate) with short straight corner braces. Three late C19 timber
framed gabled eaves dormers to front and one at rear, with 2-light leaded
wooden casements; painted brick ridge stack off-centre to right. 3-window
front; probably early C20 two-light leaded wooden casements; panelled and
boarded door between first and second windows from right. Gable ends
have exposed collar and tie-beam trusses with queen struts; lean-to
addition at rear. Interior not inspected but it was noted that the internal
partition wall dividing the left-hand bays has been removed. This house
was used as "The Miners Co-operative Stores"in the late C19, an early
example of a co-operative association organised by local lead miners.
D. T. Merry, The History of Minsterley, p.23.


Listing NGR: SJ3749205029

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