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Redwith Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.814 / 52°48'50"N

Longitude: -3.0418 / 3°2'30"W

OS Eastings: 329881

OS Northings: 324561

OS Grid: SJ298245

Mapcode National: GBR 73.VZJS

Mapcode Global: WH8B3.7JSK

Entry Name: Redwith Cottages

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255683

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Morton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 22 SE OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. REDWITH

9/205 Nos. 1 and 2,
- Redwith Cottages

- II

House. C14 or C15, re-modelled C19 and extensively altered late C20.
Rendered brick concealing and partly replacing cruck-framed structure,
slate roof and integral end stacks. Original plan probably a 2-bay
open hall with service bay at left-hand end; later floored over and
right-hand bay of hall demolished, service bay latterly used as cowhouse
and hayloft. 2 storeys; late C20 neo-Georgian windows to left and right
of contemporary central door and gabled half-dormers above. Interior:
raising of eaves in C19 has preserved 2 true cruck trusses (exposed
in No. 2) with collars and Alcock apex-type B (right-hand also arch-
braced); dividing wall between Nos. 1 and 2 has close studding and 2
infilled doorways marking position of former screens passage; timber
frame (square panels) also partly preserved to former back wall; main
ground-floor room to No. 2 has chamfered cross-beam ceiling displaying
heavy joists with ogee stops. Alcock (1981) p. 144.


Listing NGR: SJ2988124561

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