This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 52.6465 / 52°38'47"N
Longitude: -2.8704 / 2°52'13"W
OS Eastings: 341204
OS Northings: 305774
OS Grid: SJ412057
Mapcode National: GBR BC.6B0W
Mapcode Global: WH8BY.WQ9Z
Plus Code: 9C4VJ4WH+JR
Entry Name: Earlsdale
Listing Date: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176495
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259441
Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Pontesbury
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Pontesbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SJ 40 NW PONTESBURY C.P. -
Small country house. Mainly 1820-30 for William Heighway, but incorporating
parts of a late C17 stone farmhouse. Painted brick facade, slate hipped
roof and red brick stacks. Late C17 house L-shaped with Gothick facade
to north and west walls; a studio in the form of a low embattled
tower was erected on second floor to south c.1920. Two storeys, embattled
eaves parapet; 4-bay north front has 2-storey embattled porch with stepped
buttresses and oriel window to third bay from left; windows all Gothick
casements, 2-lights to first floor and lower right (now blind) with hood-
moulds; 4-light canted bay-windows with embattled parapets to left and
right of porch; 2-storey canted bay north-west corner also with Gothick
fenestration. Interior: not inspected, but, with the exception of a
doorcase with a broken pediment in the principal ground floor room, there
are said to be no original Gothick features. V.C.H. VIII (1968), Pp.254-5.
Listing NGR: SJ4120405774
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings