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Latitude: 52.863 / 52°51'46"N
Longitude: -2.8431 / 2°50'35"W
OS Eastings: 343338
OS Northings: 329831
OS Grid: SJ433298
Mapcode National: GBR 7C.RRX0
Mapcode Global: WH8B0.99DJ
Entry Name: Mere Farmhouse
Listing Date: 25 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176278
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260755
Location: Cockshutt, Shropshire, SY12
Civil Parish: Cockshutt
Built-Up Area: Cockshutt
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Petton
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
COCKSHUTT C.P. CROSEMERE
SJ 42 NW
12/55 Mere Farmhouse
Cottage. Dated 1733 with minor later additions and alterations. Red
brick; slate roof. 3-unit baffle-entry plan with short range to rear
on left forming L-plan. One storey and attic with dentilled eaves cornice.
Segmental-headed C19 casements to either side of boarded door under gabled
hood to left of centre with contemporary gabled eaves dormers directly
above. Red brick ridge stack directly above entrance at junction with
rear range which has truncated external end stack with lean-to below,
probably housing bread oven. Datestone to right gable end of main range
largely illegible at time of resurvey (January 1987) but apparently reading
"D/WN/1733". Interior. Inspection not possible at time of resurvey (January 1987)
but left ground-floor room noted as having chamfered spine beam and heavy
joists and 2 chamfered spine beams in room to right of stack. Included
as a dated and largely complete example of an early C18 cottage.
Listing NGR: SJ4333829831
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