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Rowton Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Craven Arms, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4193 / 52°25'9"N

Longitude: -2.8696 / 2°52'10"W

OS Eastings: 340956

OS Northings: 280502

OS Grid: SO409805

Mapcode National: GBR BC.NQ63

Mapcode Global: VH76D.6GT6

Entry Name: Rowton Manor

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Last Amended: 21 June 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269933

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460266

Location: Craven Arms, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Craven Arms

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Stokesay

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


1943-1/5/120 Rowton Manor
(Formerly Listed as:
Rowton Manor)


Farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17, altered and extended early
C19. Stucco; Welsh slate roof with 2 gables to front; 2
spurred brick composite ridge stacks; brick stack to rear.
E-shaped on plan, with C19 range to left rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and cellar; 3-window range: C19 casements.
Entrance in recessed central bay: C20 glazed door in C19
panelled doorcase with flat hood on consoles; flanked by C19
3-light casements. Scalloped bargeboards to eaves.
Right returned side: brick; late C19 2/2 sash and horizontal
casement, over part-glazed door under stone flat hood on
scrolled wrought-iron brackets, and canted bay with 2/2: 8/8:
2/2 sashes. Left returned side: rendered brick; C19 rafters;
C20 2/2 sash and casement, over late C19 part-glazed door.
3-storey rubble wing to rear; 2-window range. C19 casements
with some leaded lights; corbelled eaves. Rear: C19 lean-to.
INTERIOR: exposed C16 or C17 timber-framing; chamfered spine
beams; panelled doors and wall cupboard; fireplaces; C19
open-well staircase to first floor, with stick balusters and
clustered newels; C17 straight staircase flight to attic.

Listing NGR: SO4095680502

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

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