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Latitude: 52.8531 / 52°51'11"N
Longitude: -2.7002 / 2°42'0"W
OS Eastings: 352948
OS Northings: 328631
OS Grid: SJ529286
Mapcode National: GBR 7K.SBM8
Mapcode Global: WH8B2.HKF2
Plus Code: 9C4VV73X+6W
Entry Name: Aston House
Listing Date: 28 October 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264582
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427489
Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4
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
WEM RURAL C.P. ASTON
SJ 52 NW
11/122 Aston House
Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17 with later additions and
alterations. C20 planted timber frame with rendered infill concealing
original timber frame; rendered plinth and slate roof. H-plan. 2
storeys and attic. Framing: entirely planted but gables have slight
overhangs supported on carved corner brackets. Central 2-storey porch
now with hipped roof retains wooden benches supported on carved C17
brackets and original nail-studded inner door in moulded wood surround.
Late C19 mullioned and transomed windows with leaded lights to ground
and first floor of gables and small C19 hip-roofed dormer in roof slope
to centre of hall range. Prominent red brick ridge stack in 2 sections,
to right of hall range and axial Grinshill stone ridge stack with triple
rebated shafts and moulded capping and base to left. Interior: inspection
not possible at time of resurvey (March 1986) but likely to be of interest.
Listing NGR: SJ5294828631
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