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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177462
English Heritage Legacy ID: 256681
Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire, SY4
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
RUYTON-XI-TOWNS C.P. -
SJ 32 SE
8/129 Gamehouse or ash-house
- approx. 25m north-east of
21.8.86 (formerly listed as Game-
house or ash-house, Shelvock
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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