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Numbers 22 and 23, Top Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Pitchford, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6292 / 52°37'45"N

Longitude: -2.6956 / 2°41'44"W

OS Eastings: 353013

OS Northings: 303720

OS Grid: SJ530037

Mapcode National: GBR BL.7K1D

Mapcode Global: WH8C7.K5LQ

Plus Code: 9C4VJ8H3+MQ

Entry Name: Numbers 22 and 23, Top Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 May 1984

Last Amended: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361559

Location: Pitchford, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pitchford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Pitchford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Nos. 22 and 23 (Top Farmhouse) (formerly listed as Nos 22 and 23 (Top Farm)) )


Farmhouse. Mid-to late C16 with later C19 alterations and additions.
Timber framed with rendered wattle and daub and red brick nogging;
coursed red-sandstone and red brick additions; plain tile roof with
catslide over outshut at rear. L-plan; 3 framed bays with additions
at rear. One storey and attic with 2-storey addition, 2 gabled eaves
dormers with 2-light wooden casements, shaped barge boards, and finials;
brick stack behind ridge off-centre to left; integral brick end stack
to right, and external brick end stack to rear wing. Framing: heavy
square panels (3 from sole-plate to wall-plate) with short straight
corner braces. 4-window front; one- and 3-light C19 wooden casements
including canted bay second from left; gabled porch off-centre to right
with pierced scalloped barge boards and finial, and door with 6 flush
panels. Left-hand gable end with C19 gabled porch, C19 two-light
attic casement, and exposed collar and tie-beam truss with queen
struts and v-struts. 2 gabled wings at rear. Interior: chamfered
beams and joists with ogee stops; square-panelled framed cross-walls,
both with shaped-headed blocked doorways; large open fireplace with
chamfered lintel ; various C19 fireplaces; dairy in outshut at rear with
low shelves.

Listing NGR: SJ5301303720

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