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Kempton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Clunbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.439 / 52°26'20"N

Longitude: -2.9436 / 2°56'36"W

OS Eastings: 335952

OS Northings: 282758

OS Grid: SO359827

Mapcode National: GBR B8.MHYY

Mapcode Global: VH764.XYPM

Entry Name: Kempton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308173

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257586

Location: Clunbury, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Clunbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Clunbury with Clunton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 38 SE
4/81 No. 1 (Kempton Farmhouse)
- II

Farmhouse. Late C17, extended mid-C19 with later additions and alterations.
Uncoursed and roughly coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings to C19
part; slate roofs. Long, late C17 range aligned east-west with T-shaped
C19 addition attached to east end; 2-storey lean-to in angle to south side
of C19 addition; lower C19 gabled range attached to west end of C17 part.
2 storeys to C17 part, 2 storeys and gable-lit attic with moulded eaves
cornice and plinth to C19 addition,which has cellar to front. C19 range
has 2-window front; contemporary wooden mullioned and transomed windows
with chamfered ashlar surrounds. External end stacks with red brick tops
and brown brick ridge stack to rear range. Entrance in angle to rear range;
6-panel door with rectangular barred overlight, panelled reveals and flat
bracketed hood. Slate-hanging to gable end, which has projecting double-
purlin ends. C17 part has three C19 casements directly below eaves and
one to ground floor to right. C20 casements to left flanking C20 half-
glazed door. Infilled doorway immediately to left of centre and integral
red brick end stack to right. Interior: C17 part has deep-chamfered cross
beam and heavy joists to right ground-floor room, which has large stack
with C19 cast-iron cooking range. First floor recently altered at time of
resurvey (August 1986): internal walls plastered over but retains C17 plank
doors with strap and L-hinges; original wide boarded floor boards.

Listing NGR: SO3595282758

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

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