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Gamehouse or Ash House Approximately 25 Metres North East of Shelvock Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8104 / 52°48'37"N

Longitude: -2.9346 / 2°56'4"W

OS Eastings: 337101

OS Northings: 324059

OS Grid: SJ371240

Mapcode National: GBR 78.W1MR

Mapcode Global: WH8B4.WMRB

Entry Name: Gamehouse or Ash House Approximately 25 Metres North East of Shelvock Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 August 1986

Last Amended: 21 October 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177462

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256681

Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ruyton-XI-Towns

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ruyton-in-the-XI Towns St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 32 SE

8/129 Gamehouse or ash-house
- approx. 25m north-east of
Shelvock Farmhouse
21.8.86 (formerly listed as Game-
house or ash-house, Shelvock
Farm )


Gamehouse or ash-house. Probably mid-to late C17. Squared and dressed
sandstone blocks on chamfered plinth; polygonal slate roof with iron weathervane.
Polygonal plan. Single storey with moulded eaves cornice. Entrance in
south-west side through plank door with pointed strap hinges and large stone
lintel. Single tall window with similar lintel to north-east side, possibly
formerly a doorway. Blocked ventholes. Interior. Light spar across
the diameter at wall-plate level possibly formerly for hanging game on.
The use of this small building is the subject of speculation. Shelvock
Farmhouse is not included in this list.

Listing NGR: SJ3710124059

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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