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The Lawn

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8943 / 52°53'39"N

Longitude: -2.7744 / 2°46'27"W

OS Eastings: 347996

OS Northings: 333263

OS Grid: SJ479332

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.PQL8

Mapcode Global: WH89V.CJ20

Entry Name: The Lawn

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236485

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427310

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Newtown King Charles the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WEM RURAL C.P. -
SJ 43 SE
5/117 The Lawn
-
- II
House. Probably late C18 with C19 additions and alterations. Red brick
with purple brick headers; slate roof has coped verges on carved kneelers
with pointed stone finials. 3 storeys with painted dentilled eaves
cornice and fluted band below. 3-window front, 16-paned glazing bar
sashes with wedge lintels and raised keystones and bracketed cills.
Central entrance; stone Tuscan porch with carving of ship's anchor to
shaped pediment over plain pilastered stone doorcase with 6-panel door
and rectangular overlight. Internal end stacks. Inscription "SW (inverted)/
1898" to bricks above centre first-floor window. Full-height gable
in centre to rear accommodates back staircase. Interior: oak winder
staircase to rear gable removed between ground and first floors. Panelled
shutters to front ground-floor windows.


Listing NGR: SJ4799633263

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