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Park Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8868 / 52°53'12"N

Longitude: -2.7222 / 2°43'20"W

OS Eastings: 351499

OS Northings: 332391

OS Grid: SJ514323

Mapcode National: GBR 7J.Q58P

Mapcode Global: WH89W.4PYS

Plus Code: 9C4VV7PH+P4

Entry Name: Park Gate House

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427776

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Edstaston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Park Gate House


Cottage. C17 with later additions and alterations. Roughcast concealing
timber frame on rendered plinth; slate roof. One storey and attic;
2 framed bays. Two mid-C20 casements to ground floor with contemporary
flat-roofed dormers directly above in bottom of roof slope; position
of former doorway and gabled porch visible to centre. Internal red
brick end stacks and exposed single-purlin ends to left and right.
Entrance now through C20 panelled door to left gable end. Interior:
not inspected but noted as having timber framed square panels to left
gable end and to internal cross-walls, including one running along
axis of house; chamfered spine beams and joists and rebuilt inglenook
fireplaces. Late C19 or C20 roughcast lean-to to left-gable end is not
of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SJ5149932391

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