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8 and 9

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6567 / 52°39'24"N

Longitude: -2.929 / 2°55'44"W

OS Eastings: 337255

OS Northings: 306955

OS Grid: SJ372069

Mapcode National: GBR B9.5ML8

Mapcode Global: WH8BX.ZHD5

Plus Code: 9C4VM34C+M9

Entry Name: 8 and 9

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259465

ID on this website: 101055657

Location: Asterley, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Pontesbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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3/163 Nos. 8 and 9 (incl.)


Farmhouse, now 2 houses. Datestone 1675, with considerable re-modelling,
principally of early C19 and late C20. Timber framed on high rendered plinth
with painted brick infill and brick gable ends, slate roof. Originally of
3 framed bays, extended to each end in early C19 and eaves raised. 2 storeys
and attic lit by late C20 dormer to rear; framing: 3 square panels from
raised cill to wall-plate; irregular fenestration, 2 late C19 casements on
first floor to left (No.8) and three C20 casements to right (No.9), all in
panels of framing; one late C19 casement on ground floor to left of C20 door
to No.8 and entrance to No.9 flanked by two C20 Neo-Georgian bow windows;
entrance to No.8 has datestone W P over; brick ridge stack slightly
1675 to left of centre with rendered
end stack to right. Interior:
timber frame substantially intact to No.9; former end wall has square
panelling exposed to ground and first floors with long straight tension
braces to first-floor; chamfered cross-beam and heavy joists to main room
on ground floor; original newel stair in front of the ridge stack has fretted
balusters. Late C20 flat-roofed 2-storey extension behind No.8.

Listing NGR: SJ3725506955

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