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The Fold

A Grade II Listed Building in Cardington, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5515 / 52°33'5"N

Longitude: -2.7293 / 2°43'45"W

OS Eastings: 350645

OS Northings: 295096

OS Grid: SO506950

Mapcode National: GBR BK.D8RX

Mapcode Global: VH83B.M4ZC

Entry Name: The Fold

Listing Date: 7 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259561

Location: Cardington, Shropshire, SY6

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cardington

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cardington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


12/20 The Fold


Farmhouse, now house. Mid-C18 with mid- to late C19 alterations and
additions. Thinly squared and coursed grey sandstone; C19 planted
timbers with pebbledashed infill beneath eaves; plain tile roof.
L-plan. 2 storeys and attic with 2 storey rear wing. Plinth and
plat band; central C19 gabled semi-dormer with 2-light wooden casement
and finial; integral brick end stack to right and external brick end
stack to rear wing. 2-window front; 2- and 3-light wooden casements
with depressed relieving arches; half-glazed door to left with gabled
porch. One-storey lean-to in angle at rear. Interior not inspected.
The planted timbers probably represent the height the eaves were raised
in the C19 (see gable end). This house occupies a prominent position
in the village, close to Shoreham (q.v.) and the former Free School

Listing NGR: SO5064595096

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