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Glebe Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wroxeter and Uppington, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6693 / 52°40'9"N

Longitude: -2.6462 / 2°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 356398

OS Northings: 308145

OS Grid: SJ563081

Mapcode National: GBR BN.4Z3C

Mapcode Global: WH9D6.B54J

Plus Code: 9C4VM993+PG

Entry Name: Glebe Cottage

Listing Date: 17 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419963

Location: Wroxeter and Uppington, Shropshire, SY5

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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6/158 Glebe Cottage

- II

Cottage. Probably C15 or C16 with C18 and C20 additions, and late C19
partial remodelling. Timber framed of cruck construction, painted brick
nogging; eaves raised and refaced in red brick to front and right, slate
roofs. 2 framed bays, possibly fragment of larger house; later additions
to left and at rear. One storey and attic and 2 storeys. Central brick
ridge stack and truncated external lateral brick stack to left-hand addition.
Framing: square panels to rear. 2-window front; C19 two-light wooden
casements, segmental-headed to ground floor. C18 addition set back to left
with ground-floor C20 casement to front. Right-hand return front has half-
glazed door with lean-to brick porch. Part of cruck truss exposed in left-
hand gable end. Further entrance and one-storey C20 addition at rear.
Interior: one full cruck truss in left-hand end wall (Alcock apex type F3),
single purlins; ground-floor room to right has chamfered spine beam with
ogee-stops, wide joists, and large open fireplace has chamfered lintel with
ogee stops; ground-floor room to left has probably late C17 or C18 paired ceiling
beams; probably C16 or C17 newel staircase to rear of stack. The cottage
is possibly a fragment of a former open hall house, the right-hand bay
being floored and the first-floor in the left-hand bay being a later insertion
in part of a former 2-bay hall, now demolished beyond the former central
cruck truss. Alcock, Pp.96 and 145.

Listing NGR: SJ5639608146

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