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The Lack

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5376 / 52°32'15"N

Longitude: -3.0848 / 3°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 326516

OS Northings: 293860

OS Grid: SO265938

Mapcode National: GBR B2.FC5N

Mapcode Global: VH75P.HH10

Entry Name: The Lack

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054410

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257342

Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton

Built-Up Area: Churchstoke

Traditional County: Shropshire

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Listing Text

BROMPTON AND A 489 (south side)
SO 29 SE RHISTON C.P.

12/11 The Lack
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1.12.51 II*
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Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed
with plaster and painted brick infill; slate roof. Baffle-entry plan.
2 storeys; 3 framed bays with further bay to left added or re-built in
mid-C19. Framing: close-set vertical posts with middle rail to ground
floor. Jettied first floor with richly mouded bressumer supported on
decorated carved brackets has herringbone decoration to front; jetty also
on second floor to right gable end; small square panels to rear on first
floor with ground floor under-built in brick. Left bay in C19 brick now
painted black and white in imitation of timber frame. Irregular fenestration,
late C19 casements throughout, 2 on first floor to timber framed part and
2 on ground floor; first-floor window of right gable end has moulded wooden
cill of an earlier window. Brick addition has segmental-headed casement
on each floor. C20 boarded door in moulded surround to left of C17
part has C20 red brick ridge stack immediately to left. Interior:
considerably altered early C20 with new staircase and fireplaces but
retains chamfered cross-beam ceiling with ogee stops to right ground-floor
room.


Listing NGR: SO2651693860

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

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