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Yew Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Condover, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6489 / 52°38'56"N

Longitude: -2.7497 / 2°44'58"W

OS Eastings: 349375

OS Northings: 305947

OS Grid: SJ493059

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.69PY

Mapcode Global: WH8C0.QPT5

Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055703

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259377

Location: Condover, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Condover

Built-Up Area: Condover

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Condover

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


5/75 Yew Tree Cottage


Farmhouse, now house. Probably C15, re-modelled early C17 with later
additions and alterations. Timber framed with painted brick infill and
cladding, machine tile roofs. Hall of 3 or 4 framed bays with 2-bay
cross-wing projecting to right. One storey and attic, dentilled eaves
cornice to hall range; framing: exposed to back wall, square panels,
3 from cill to wall-plate, and to gable end of hall range - much renewed
with decorative lozenge motifs; rear gable of cross-wing has V-struts
from collar characteristic of C17 timber frame; fenestration all late
C19 and C20, 3 casements with segmental heads to ground floor of hall
range with larder window to left, 2 roughly central gabled dormers in
roof slope, one casement on each floor to cross-wing, both with segmental
heads; entrance in angle between hall and cross-wing through C20 lean-to
glazed porch; tall red brick ridge stack to centre of hall range and a
shorter subsidiary stack to right. Interior: inspection not possible
at time of re-survey (1985), but noted as having 3 true cruck trusses
with Alcock apex type L2. Alcock (1981), p.143.

Listing NGR: SJ4937505947

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