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Lower Lye Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bucknell, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3748 / 52°22'29"N

Longitude: -2.9806 / 2°58'50"W

OS Eastings: 333342

OS Northings: 275648

OS Grid: SO333756

Mapcode National: GBR B7.RDVZ

Mapcode Global: VH76J.9K4T

Entry Name: Lower Lye Farmhouse

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257526

Location: Bucknell, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bucknell

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bucknell

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

BUCKNELL C.P.
SO 37 NW
7/23

CHAPEL LAWN ROAD (south side)
Lower Lye Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse, now disused. Mid-and late C17 with later additions and alterations.
Limewashed uncoursed limestone rubble and flat slabs; corrugated iron roof.
Original single-cell plan of end baffle-entry type, extended to left in late
C17 to form present 3-room plan. One storey and attic. Three C19 casements
to ground floor and 2 raking eaves dormers, right larger with leaded lights.
Boarded door to left and also to right in separate corrugated iron lean-to
against large external rubblestone end stack. Integral rubblestone end stack
to left. Interior. 3 rooms to ground floor with timber framed cross wall
(large square panels with woven infill visible)between centre and right rooms.
Centre room sub-divided by timber framed spine wall. Chamfered cross-beam
ceiling and heavy joists to right ground-floor room; chamfered spine beam
and heavy joists to other ground-floor rooms. 3-light leaded mullion window
to back wall of right ground-floor room and C18 oak staircase to front of
centre room. Plank doors throughout. Collar and tie beam roof in 3 bays
with cambered tie beam to right gable end.

Listing NGR: SO3334275648

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