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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8386 / 52°50'18"N

Longitude: -2.6732 / 2°40'23"W

OS Eastings: 354748

OS Northings: 326995

OS Grid: SJ547269

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.TC4K

Mapcode Global: WH8B2.XX68

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260458

Location: Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Lee Brockhurst St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 52 NW
(east side)
11/3 Manor House
- II
House. Probably early C16, partly remodelled late C16 with later additions
and alterations. Pebbledash concealing timber frame; plain tile roof.
Original plan of 3 framed bays with 2 right bays open to roof, floored
over and stack inserted late C16; stone outshut to rear. One storey
and attic; C19 casement to left of entrance with C20 and C19 casements
to right; raking eaves dormer directly above centre window has C19
casement. C20 six-panel door under C19 gabled wooden porch to left
of centre with prominent brick ridge stack immediately to left. Interior:
framing exposed to back wall: rectangular panels, 2 from cill to wall-
plate, with straight tension braces; also to cross-wall between centre
and right rooms, which has long straight tension braces. Late C16
deep-chamfered cross-beam ceiling with heavy joists in room to right
of stack, which has partly infilled inglenook with C19 wooden fireplace
and cast-iron grate. Similar ceiling in right ground-floor room.
C17 panelled and plank doors throughout. Single-purlin collar and
tie beam roof in 3 bays with straight windbraces; doorway cut through
tie beam of second truss from left implying that ceiling is an insertion.
Outshut to rear (former dairy), divided into 2 with stone-flag floor.
Salop County Sites and Monuments Record: P.R.N. 17179.

Listing NGR: SJ5474826995

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

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