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Home Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6874 / 52°41'14"N

Longitude: -2.845 / 2°50'41"W

OS Eastings: 342979

OS Northings: 310299

OS Grid: SJ429102

Mapcode National: GBR BD.3Q8R

Mapcode Global: WH8BS.8QH5

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259484

Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Great Hanwood

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


1/181 Home Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably late C15 or C16 with C17 alterations, re-modelled in
mid- to late C19. Painted brick and pebbledash concealing timber frame,
plain tile roof. Irregular plan, probably originating as an open hall with
cross-wing to east. 2 storeys and attics; the front has 3 gables, one to
left and 2 projecting to right, the small central gable being a former 2-
storey porch, all have carved bargeboards and pointed finials; 1:1:1
windows, late C19 casements with contemporary attic windows to 2 principal
gables; entrance through late C19 gabled brick porch projecting from left-
hand corner, C17 nail-studded door (not in its original position); reddish-
brown brick lateral stacks to right-hand end and behind to left with a mid-
C20 brown brick stack in roof slope to centre; projecting purlin ends and
wall plates to gables and exposed wall post behind to left. Interior: massive
cross-beamed ceilings on ground floor. V.C.H. VIII (1968), p.260.

Listing NGR: SJ4297910299

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