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Lower Broughton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydham, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5089 / 52°30'32"N

Longitude: -3.0127 / 3°0'45"W

OS Eastings: 331361

OS Northings: 290597

OS Grid: SO313905

Mapcode National: GBR B5.H4XP

Mapcode Global: VH75X.Q6NH

Plus Code: 9C4RGX5P+HW

Entry Name: Lower Broughton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257075

Location: Lydham, Shropshire, SY15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Lydham

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Lydham

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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2/160 Lower Broughton Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Probably C15 with C19 and C20 alterations and additions.
Rendered timber frame, uncoursed rubble plinth and refaced end walls,
rendered brick additions to rear, and graded slate roof. Former 2-framed
bay open hall with screens passage, 2 framed bay low end and one framed bay
high end. 2 storeys with gable-lit attic. Framing: square panels. Stack off-
centre to left off-ridge to front. Stack to left at rear and end stack to C20
wing. 4-window front; 3 first floor C19 casements to right and glazing bar
sash to left; early C19 ground floor glazing bar sash to left, and C20 bowed
casement off-centre to right. Half-glazed door with gabled porch off-centre to
left between first and second windows from left, and C19 boarded door to right
with 3-light overlight. Exposed queen strut truss in right-hand gable end.
Interior: queen strut roof trusses with V-struts above, trenched double purlins,
windbraces, and smoke blackening in hall and screens bays; hall has central
jointed-cruck truss with continuous chamfer, arch bracing to collar with
V-struts above, and Alcock apex type E. Inserted stack and ground floor fire-
place with moulded straight-sided arched lintel. Alcock,

Listing NGR: SO3136190597

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