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Arscott House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.665 / 52°39'53"N

Longitude: -2.8357 / 2°50'8"W

OS Eastings: 343577

OS Northings: 307798

OS Grid: SJ435077

Mapcode National: GBR BF.50KH

Mapcode Global: WH8BZ.D8WT

Entry Name: Arscott House

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259462

Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Pontesbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


4/160 Arscott House

- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed
with painted brick infill and cladding, plain tile roofs. Hall with projecting
jettied cross-wing under separate lower roof at north end. 2 storeys and gable-
lit attic to hall range; 3-window front to hall, late C19 casements, upper
left blocked and those to ground floor with segmental heads; central entrance,
6-panel door under mid-C20 hip-roofed porch; prominent red brick ridge stack
with triangular pilaster shafting to base; cross-wing has one late C19
casement on each floor and a plastered bressumer supported on carved corner
brackets; exposed wall-plate and double-purlin ends to gable with rectangular
panelling and short tension braces to right-hand return; ridge stack at
junction with gable end of hall range. Interior not inspected. V.C.H. VIII
(1968), p.256.

Listing NGR: SJ4357707798

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