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Grange Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6688 / 52°40'7"N

Longitude: -2.9819 / 2°58'54"W

OS Eastings: 333694

OS Northings: 308354

OS Grid: SJ336083

Mapcode National: GBR B7.4SN9

Mapcode Global: WH8BX.559V

Entry Name: Grange Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259044

Location: Westbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Description

SJ 30 NW; 8/137

WESTBURY C.P.,
WHITTON LANE (South-east side)

Grange Farmhouse

II

Shown on O.S. map as Whitton Grange.
Farmhouse. Late C18 incorporating probably C16 or C17 core, and mid-
to late C19 alterations and additions. Coursed brick on coursed
sandstone rubble; coursed grey sandstone rubble with red brick dressings and
partly rendered; incorporating timber framed core; plain tile roofs.
T-plan; 3-room house with C19 wing at rear. Three storeys with one storey
and attic wing. South-east front: toothed brick eaves cornice; brick
ridge stack off-centre to left and external brick end stack to right.
Four bays. Mainly mid-to late C19 segmental-headed 3-light wooden
casements except for second-floor 2-light wooden casements, first-floor
2-light segmental-headed casement in second bay from right, and
blind windows to first and ground floors in left-hand bay; basement
window to right; C20 glazed door in second bay from right and C19
gabled brick porch with segmental archway. Left-hand end wall has been
rebuilt in late C19 brick and partly rendered. Gabled eaves dormer to
rear wing. Interior not inspected but noted as having some C16 or C17
features including central ground-floor ceiling frame with chamfered
intersecting beams and chamfered joists with ogee stops, and large open
fireplace with chamfered lintel. C. Ryan, The evolution of the peasant
house in Shropshire. Medieval-c.1850. The Parish of Westbury,
Unpublished thesis (October 1979), Manchester University, p. 148.


Listing NGR: SJ3369408354

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