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The Bynords

A Grade II Listed Building in Smethcott, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5939 / 52°35'37"N

Longitude: -2.809 / 2°48'32"W

OS Eastings: 345297

OS Northings: 299871

OS Grid: SO452998

Mapcode National: GBR BG.9M4X

Mapcode Global: WH8CC.T2L9

Plus Code: 9C4VH5VR+HC

Entry Name: The Bynords

Listing Date: 7 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055603

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259639

Location: Smethcott, Shropshire, SY6

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Smethcott

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Smethcote St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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House. Mid- to late C16 with late C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Rendered
timber frame, partly refaced, rebuilt and extended in painted brick;
plain tile roof. Baffle-entry plan of 3 framed bays. Framing: square
panels. 2 storeys with partial semi-basement. South-east front: painted
brick ridge stack off-centre to left. 3-window front; C20 three-light
wooden and metal casements, and small first-floor casement off-centre
to left; C20 half-glazed door between first and second windows off-
centre to left. C19 wing at rear with lean-to in angle; some timber
framing visible at rear. Interior: largely complete timber frame including
cross walls, posts with large jowls, and collar and tie-beam trusses
with queen struts; ground-floor room with chamfered ceiling-beam and
joists; large open C16 fireplace invigorating reeded lintel with billet-decorated
top edge; introduced C17 panelling with fluted frieze and introduced
C18 wall cupboard with raised and fielded panel and L-hinges. Despite
partial refacing and rebuilding of the front wall in the mid-C20 this
house still retains almost all of its C16 frame and other internal features
of interest. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.149.

Listing NGR: SO4529799871

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