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Shade House with Attached Plinth and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Betley, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0335 / 53°2'0"N

Longitude: -2.3685 / 2°22'6"W

OS Eastings: 375384

OS Northings: 348537

OS Grid: SJ753485

Mapcode National: GBR 02C.VBK

Mapcode Global: WH9BL.L0BR

Entry Name: Shade House with Attached Plinth and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 12 February 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486949

Location: Betley, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, CW3

County: Staffordshire

District: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Civil Parish: Betley

Built-Up Area: Betley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Betley St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


1580/10/10007 Shade House with attached plinth and g
12-FEB-01 ate piers


House. Mid/late C18, with late C19 and C20 alterations and additions. Red brick, with plain tile roofs. Central coped ridge stack. 3 storeys; 1 x 3 bays. Single range. Facing gable has late C18 canted bay window with bowed glazing bar lights. Above, on each floor, a 3-light glazing bar casement. To right, a hipped porch, single storey, with recessed door. Right return has in the centre a canted bay window, late C 18, with glazing bar lights. Above, a 2-light glazing bar window, and to right, a 3-light iron framed casement with leaded glazing, both segment headed. Above again, a strip casement, 3 lights, with glazing bars on right, a single storey hipped projection with 2 renewed segment headed windows. Rear gable has a close boarded door and on each floor a 3-light iron framed casement with leaded glazing and segmental head.
INTERIOR: Ground floor has plain span beams and C18 6-panel doors to the principal rooms. Central room has mid C 19 stone fireplace with brackets. Kitchen at rear has boxed span beams and C 19 cast iron fireplace. Central dogleg staircase with moulded oak handrail and pine stick balusters, the lower flight renewed. Upper floors have several 4-panel doors, C 18 and C 19, and several fireplaces, late C 18 and C 19.
EXTERIOR: Chamfered blue brick plinth, formerly with railing, across the front of the house and returned on the right. Pair of square brick gatepiers with pyramidal caps. Similar taller pier adjoining porch.

Listing NGR: SJ7538448537

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