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Palms Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8414 / 52°50'28"N

Longitude: -2.7105 / 2°42'37"W

OS Eastings: 352242

OS Northings: 327333

OS Grid: SJ522273

Mapcode National: GBR 7K.T23K

Mapcode Global: WH8B2.BVK3

Entry Name: Palms Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427783

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Wem St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WEM RURAL C.P. PALMS HILL
SJ 52 NW
11/151 Palms Hill Farmhouse
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- II
Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 with later additions and alterations.
Timber framed with painted brick infill and plinth; concrete tile roof.
Original 2-cell plan with prominent late C20 addition at right-angles
to rear. One storey and attic. Framing: square panels, 3 from cill
to wall-plate, with short straight tension braces to front; 2 large
rectangular panels with jowled wall post and raking struts from collar
to left gable end. C20 casements in panels of framing, 2 to left and
one to right of contemporary glazed door with raking eaves dormers directly
above. Rebuilt internal end stack to left has tall, narrow brick shaft.
Interior: ground-floor rooms knocked into one. Rebuilt inglenook fireplace
and 2 chamfered spine beams and heavy joists to former left room; original
joists to former right room. Late C20 additions are not of special
architectural interest.


Listing NGR: SJ5224227333

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

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