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School Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6161 / 52°36'58"N

Longitude: -3.0036 / 3°0'13"W

OS Eastings: 332146

OS Northings: 302513

OS Grid: SJ321025

Mapcode National: GBR B6.875W

Mapcode Global: WH8C2.THWR

Plus Code: 9C4RJX8W+FH

Entry Name: School Bank

Listing Date: 21 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257462

Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Worthen

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SJ 30 SW

5/131 Nos. 2 and 3, School
- Bank (formerly
21.3.68 listed as School Bank


Farmhouse, now divided into 2 cottages. C.1600 with later additions
and alterations. Timber framed with plaster infill on painted brick
plinth; machine tile roof. L-plan with gabled cross-wing projecting
to rear. 2 storeys. Framing: small square and rectangular panels,
4 from cill to wall-plate but altered to front of main range, with
occasional quatrefoil decoration and short straight tension braces;
front gable of cross-wing has herringbone decoration above tie beam;
collar and tie beam truss with raking and vertical struts and v-struts
from collar to rear gable; massive projecting double-purlin ends and
C19 cusped bargeboards to all gables. Mid-C19 fenestration; 3-light
cast-iron Gothic casements, one to ground floor of main range and
one to gabled half-dormer directly above, one on each floor to front
gable of cross-wing. Entrances to left and right sides through boarded
doors with bracketed lean-to hoods. Large ridge stack to right of
main range rebuilt in mid-C19 blue engineering brick with moulded
capping. Interior: not inspected but said to have massive deep-chamfered
ceiling beams and heavy joists.

Listing NGR: SJ3214602513

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