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The Old Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Prees, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8976 / 52°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.6605 / 2°39'37"W

OS Eastings: 355665

OS Northings: 333553

OS Grid: SJ556335

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.PG89

Mapcode Global: WH9C1.3FCH

Entry Name: The Old Hall

Listing Date: 28 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260538

Location: Prees, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Prees

Built-Up Area: Prees

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Prees St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5433-5533
(west side)
14/80 The Old Hall

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17, partly remodelled c.1762 with later
additions and alterations. Timber frame, now rendered to left gable
end and replaced by red brick to front; plain and machine tile roofs.
L-plan with short range to rear on left and lean-to in angle. 2 storeys
and former gable-lit attic with floor band and dentilled eaves cornice
to front. Two-window front, 3-light late C19 casements with segmental
heads. Entrance in left gable end through 4-panel door with rectangular
barred overlight in bracketed open-pedimented doorcase; contemporary
round-headed window above. Prominent red brick stack immediately in
front of ridge to right of centre with recessed panels and corbelled
top said formerly to have had initials "TB" and date"1762". Framing:
exposed to right gable end and back wall; close-set vertical posts with
long straight tension braces, V-struts from collar and double-purlin
ends. Position of infilled mullion windows visible above tie beam and
to back wall. Interior: inspection not possible at time of resurvey
(January 1986) but apparently much altered on ground floor.

Listing NGR: SJ5566533553

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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