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Smithy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Selattyn and Gobowen, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8982 / 52°53'53"N

Longitude: -3.0922 / 3°5'31"W

OS Eastings: 326626

OS Northings: 333977

OS Grid: SJ266339

Mapcode National: GBR 71.PKCC

Mapcode Global: WH78K.GFR0

Entry Name: Smithy Cottage

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255760

Location: Selattyn and Gobowen, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Selattyn and Gobowen

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Selattyn St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 23 SE
4/47 Smithy Cottage
Cottage. Probably C17 with later additions and alterations. Uncoursed
limestone rubble; graded slate roof has coped verges to left and integral
end stack with dripstone. 2-room plan with integral end stack behind entrance
to gable end. 2 storeys. Mid-C19 casements, one to left of centre on
ground floor and one on each floor to right. Wide sloping buttress and
infilled opening to left. Boarded door to left gable end and secondary
internal end stack in roof slope to right. C19 rubblestone lean-to to
rear on right and addition set back to left. Interior. Deep-chamfered
spine beams and heavy joists to ground- floor rooms; timber framed cross
wall and wall posts visible beneath wallpaper. Large inglenook fireplace
with C19 mantel-shelf to left room and Victorian cast-iron grate to fireplace
in right room. The plan form appears to be a type illustrated in P. Smith,
Houses of the Welsh Countryside (1975) Fig.185; pls.45, 100 and 101.

Listing NGR: SJ2662533977

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