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Cruck Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Upton Magna, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7087 / 52°42'31"N

Longitude: -2.6621 / 2°39'43"W

OS Eastings: 355362

OS Northings: 312539

OS Grid: SJ553125

Mapcode National: GBR BN.2F8Z

Mapcode Global: WH9D0.25LS

Plus Code: 9C4VP85Q+F5

Entry Name: Cruck Cottage

Listing Date: 8 May 1972

Last Amended: 17 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417413

ID on this website: 101273669

Location: Upton Magna, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Upton Magna

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Upton Magna St Lucia

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Cruck Cottage (formerly
08/05/72 listed as No.12)


Cottage. Probably C15 or C16 with circa 1600 and late C19 alterations.
Timber framed of cruck construction with painted brick nogging; corrugated
iron roof over thatch. Probably former open hall house of 3 framed bays,
aligned north-south. One storey and attic. Integral brick end stack to
north and integral brick stack in south-east corner; probably late C16 or
C17 gabled full-dormer to east with 3-light casement. Framing: square
panels, 2 from sole-plate to wall-plate. East front: 4 windows, C19 and
C20 one- and 2-light casements. Boarded doors in each gable end. Interior:
2 full cruck trusses (Alcock apex type V), chamfered beams and joists; C17
newel staircase. Alcock, Pp.97 and 145.

Listing NGR: SJ5536212539

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