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Glebe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cound, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6389 / 52°38'20"N

Longitude: -2.6614 / 2°39'40"W

OS Eastings: 355342

OS Northings: 304781

OS Grid: SJ553047

Mapcode National: GBR BN.6TRJ

Mapcode Global: WH9D6.2XYT

Entry Name: Glebe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259768

Location: Cound, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cound

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cound

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

COUND C.P. UPPER COUND
SJ 5504
13/111 Glebe Farmhouse

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GV II
Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1701, incorporating remains of an earlier
house with mid- to late C19 alterations and additions. Red brick with
C20 machine tile roofs. U-plan; central range aligned north-east/
south-west with flanking gabled cross-wings projecting to north-west,
1701 to north-east and mid- to late C19 to south-west. South-east
front: dentil brick eaves cornice to centre and left-hand return front,
plat band and parapeted gable ends to 1701 range, and central brick
stack off-ridge to front. 2 first-floor segmental-headed C19 wooden
cross-windows flanking small 2-light casement, and 2 ground-floor
segmental-headed 3-light wooden casements; ledges to former dovecote
and central stone sundial (gnomon missing) in right-hand gable. Left-
hand return front of 2 bays with 2- and 3-light segmental-headed C19
wooden casements; 2-window right-hand return front with C20 casements
and central C20 glazed door. Datestone in rear gable-end of 1701 wing
with moulded edges and inscribed: A
Interior: chamfered beams; W A
collar and tie-beam roof trusses 1701
with queen struts, largely reused timbers; dairy with low shelves.
William Atkis enlarged Glebe Farmhouse in 1701. V.C.H., Vol. VIII,
p.61.

Listing NGR: SJ5534204781

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