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Former Blacksmith's Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Loppington, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8574 / 52°51'26"N

Longitude: -2.7894 / 2°47'21"W

OS Eastings: 346944

OS Northings: 329168

OS Grid: SJ469291

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.S0XQ

Mapcode Global: WH8B1.3FZT

Entry Name: Former Blacksmith's Arms

Listing Date: 26 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260492

Location: Loppington, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Loppington

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Loppington St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/08/2018

SJ 4629-4729; 15/37

Former Blacksmith's Arms

(Formerly Listed as: The Blacksmith's Arms)



House, inn when surveyed. C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber frame
now largely replaced by C19 painted brick; reed thatch roof with coped
verges to right gable end. Original two-cell plan extended by one bay
to right in early C19. One storey and attic with dentilled eaves cornice
to C19 addition. C17 part has two casements with C19 segmental heads
to ground floor and two C20 eyebrow dormers directly above; similar
casement to C19 addition. C20 nail-studded door with C19 segmental
head to far right of C17 part. Red brick ridge stack to left of centre
and rendered external end stack to C19 addition. Collar and tie-beam
truss with projecting single-purlin ends visible to left gable end and
wall posts visible to left, right and centre to front. Continuous brick
outshut to rear of C17 part. INTERIOR: framing visible; square panels
to left gable end and fragmentary square panels cut through to original
back wall. Chamfered spine beam and joists to right ground-floor room
of C17 part, which has inglenook fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel
and ogee stops. Single-storey C20 addition to left is not of special
architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ4694429168

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

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