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Latitude: 52.9337 / 52°56'1"N
Longitude: -2.9719 / 2°58'18"W
OS Eastings: 334774
OS Northings: 337813
OS Grid: SJ347378
Mapcode National: GBR 76.MBLR
Mapcode Global: WH89K.BJ28
Entry Name: Plas Yolyn
Listing Date: 27 May 1953
Last Amended: 25 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055916
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260776
Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY12
Civil Parish: Ellesmere Rural
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Dudleston St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
ELLESMERE RURAL C.P. -
SJ 33 NW
3/76 Plas Yolyn(formerly
- listed as Plas Iolyn)
Small country house. Mid-C18 possibly incorporating parts of an earlier
building, extensively remodelled for William Challoner between c.1780 and
1800. Red brick with sandstone ashlar facing to front; hipped slate
roofs. 2 and 3 storeys with stone modillion eaves cornice and parapet.
1:3:1 bays, centre section forming slightly projecting break with extra
storey; glazing bar sashes, tripartite to outer bays. Central entrance;
small open-pedimented Roman Doric portico with 2 pairs of fluted columns
and guttae to pediment. Contemporary half-glazed door with rectangular
overlight. Red brick ridge stacks to either side of centre section with
external end stacks to left and right. Left and right returns have plain
floor bands (dentilled to front part on left) and toothed eaves cornice.
Rear has twin gables with central valley and integral end stacks; coped
verges on carved stone kneelers. Scattered C19 segmental-headed casements.
Interior. Not inspected but likely to be of interest. B.O.E. p. 123;
Peter Reid, Burke's and Savills Guide to Country Houses, Vol. II (1980),
Listing NGR: SJ3477437813
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