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The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Waters Upton, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.7894 / 52°47'21"N

Longitude: -2.5214 / 2°31'17"W

OS Eastings: 364934

OS Northings: 321442

OS Grid: SJ649214

Mapcode National: GBR 7T.X61V

Mapcode Global: WH9CP.74LX

Plus Code: 9C4VQFQH+QC

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361870

Location: Waters Upton, Telford and Wrekin, TF6

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: Waters Upton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bolas Magna St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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The White House

Circa C16/C17 timber-framed house entirely encased in brick in C19 and with circa C18 brick gabled crosswing on west end. Tiled roof with gabled ends. One storey and attic. Five window range. First floor windows are gabled. Modern casements.Brick ridge stacks.

INTERIOR: has timber framing exposed and there are some C16/C17 doors said to have been brought in.

Said to have been the house of the farmer's daughter whom married Lord Burleigh (later Earl of Exeter) when he stayed at the nearby house Burleigh under the name of John Jones in 1790.

Listing NGR: SJ6493421442

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