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The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton Burnell, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6138 / 52°36'49"N

Longitude: -2.6944 / 2°41'39"W

OS Eastings: 353079

OS Northings: 302002

OS Grid: SJ530020

Mapcode National: GBR BL.8KC4

Mapcode Global: WH8C7.LK5L

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176780

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259664

Location: Acton Burnell, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Acton Burnell

Built-Up Area: Acton Burnell

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Acton Burnell

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 50 SW
6/12 Nos. 16 and 17
- (The White House)
Cottage, latterly divided. C17 with mid-C19 remodelling and addition.
Rendered over timber frame with red brick nogging and brick addition;
plain tile roof. 2 framed bays with later addition; Tudor Gothic
remodelling. One storey and attic. Scalloped barge boards; 2 full
gabled dormers with 2-light wooden casements, that to right with returned
brick hoodmould; brick stack in front of ridge off-centre to right.
5-window front; 2 central 2-light wooden casements with rendered
returned hoodmoulds, blind or blocked window to right with rendered
returned hoodmould; 2 one-light casements flanking boarded door to left
with C19 gabled wooden porch consisting of chamfered posts, curved braces,
boarded tympanum, and pendant finial. Gable end to north has one-light
attic casement and 2-light ground-floor casement, both with rendered
returned hoodmoulds. Interior: collar and tie-beam roof trusses with
queen struts and V-struts; chamfered beams with ogee stops; large open
fireplace with chamfered lintel; C17 boarded doors with strap hinges.
This house is in a prominent position at the cross-roads in the centre
of the village.

Listing NGR: SJ5307902002

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

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