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Upper Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wroxeter and Uppington, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.669 / 52°40'8"N

Longitude: -2.5831 / 2°34'59"W

OS Eastings: 360667

OS Northings: 308079

OS Grid: SJ606080

Mapcode National: GBR BR.4W8M

Mapcode Global: WH9D7.956Q

Entry Name: Upper Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419959

Location: Wroxeter and Uppington, Shropshire, TF6

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wroxeter and Uppington

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Eaton Constantine and Wroxeter St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/08/2018


SJ 60 NW; 7/154

WROXETER C.P.,
RUSHTON,
Upper Farmhouse

(Previously listed as: Upper House Farmhouse)

II

Farmhouse. Dated 1675, remodelled in mid-to late C19. Timber-framed,
ground floor refaced in red brick and first floor rendered; plain-tile roof.
Baffle-entry plan of two framed bays. Two storeys and gable-lit attic. Central
brick ridge stack consisting of rectangular base with lozenge-shaped date
stone inscribed: "S/FE/1675/GS" and weathering, and three star-plan shafts
with moulded caps. Two-window front. Two first-floor C19 two-light windows
with straight-sided arched heads and chamfered reveals; two ground-floor
3-light C19 wooden casements with transoms; central C19 gabled brick porch
with chamfered arch. One-storey C19 brick addition to left and ground-floor
C19 canted bay in right-hand return front; C17 stair tower and C19 additions
at rear. Interior: chamfered beams; large open fireplace with chamfered
lintel in ground floor room; C17 staircase in stair tower to rear; C17
door to cellar.

Listing NGR: SJ6066708079

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

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