History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Upper Lea Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydham, Shropshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4959 / 52°29'45"N

Longitude: -2.9562 / 2°57'22"W

OS Eastings: 335182

OS Northings: 289095

OS Grid: SO351890

Mapcode National: GBR B8.HT1R

Mapcode Global: VH75Y.QJ1H

Entry Name: Upper Lea Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257074

Location: Lydham, Shropshire, SY9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Lydham

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in
Bishops Castle

Listing Text

SO 38 NE LYDHAM C.P. LEA

6/159 Upper Lea Farmhouse
21/3/68

GV II

Farmhouse. Circa 1725. Uncoursed limestone rubble with some red brick
dressings and plain tile roof. T-plan. Basement, 2 storeys and attic. C19
gabled eaves-dormer to left, and end stacks. 3 bays. First floor C19 seg-
mental headed wooden mullioned and transomed windows, ground floor 2-light
C20 segmental headed metal casements; 4 steps to central door with 6 raised
and fielded panels, lugged architrave, 3-light rectangular overlight, and
semi-circular hood with console brackets and moulded cornice. Boarded cellar
door to left. One storey block to right with end stack. Interior: early
C18 dog-leg staircase with 3 twisted balusters to each tread, cluster of
4 balusters as newel. Cut string with shaped tread ends, and moulded handrail;
ground floor room to left has raised and fielded panelling, moulded cornice,
and wall cupboard with shaped-head panelled door, fluted keystone, and coved
interior with shaped shelves. N.M.R.


Listing NGR: SO3518289095

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.