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Upper Woodcote

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6994 / 52°41'57"N

Longitude: -2.8125 / 2°48'45"W

OS Eastings: 345188

OS Northings: 311608

OS Grid: SJ451116

Mapcode National: GBR BG.307R

Mapcode Global: WH8BS.RDWY

Entry Name: Upper Woodcote

Listing Date: 27 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259101

Location: Bicton, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bicton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shelton and Oxon Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 41 SE
10/40 Upper Woodcote

Farmhouse, now house. Probably early to mid-C17. Timber frame with
painted brick infill (partly rendered) on high painted brick plinth and
with painted brick stair tower. Slate roof. Framing: square panels
(3 from sole plate to wall plate) with long straight tension braces.
Probably 3 framed bays, 2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Brick stack off
ridge to south-west and brick end stack to north-west. Mainly C19 two-
and 3-light wooden casements. Full-height gabled stair tower to north-
east with later hipped-roofed porch in angle. Further additions to north-
west. Interior not inspected. Upper Woodcote was the home of the Hosier
family in the C16 and of the Jones family from the beginning of the C17 to
the end of the C18. H.E. Forrest, Some Old Shropshire Houses and their
Owners (1924), pp. 115-17.

Listing NGR: SJ4518811608

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