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The Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitchurch, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9673 / 52°58'2"N

Longitude: -2.6823 / 2°40'56"W

OS Eastings: 354271

OS Northings: 341323

OS Grid: SJ542413

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.K2Z4

Mapcode Global: WH89H.RPX1

Plus Code: 9C4VX889+W3

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 1 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366510

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260609

Location: Whitchurch Urban, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Whitchurch Urban

Built-Up Area: Whitchurch

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch St Alkmund

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Description

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/04/2019

SJ 5441
8/55

WHITCHURCH URBAN C.P.,
DODINGTON (south west side),
No. 7 (The Old House)

GV
II
House. Probably C17 with mid-C20 remodelling. Timber-framed with painted infill, cement-rendered to front and side in imitation of timber framing. Plain tile roof. Two framed bays. Two storeys and attic. Pair of gabled dormers with C20 two-light wooden casements. Large central integral brick stack to rear (top rebuilt c.1900). Three windows to first floor and two to ground floor; late C20 leaded wooden casements, cross windows to ground floor. C18 door off-centre to right with four raised and fielded panels and C20 lean-to porch.

INTERIOR: square-panelled framing visible, on high plinth (four panels from sole plate to wall plate). Chamfered beam in right-hand ground-floor room with ogee stops. C17 corner fireplace with wooden lintel. Early C18 dog-leg staircase rising to first floor, with winders, closed string, turned balusters, grip handrail and square foot newel post with moulded cap. Oak winder stair to attic.

Listing NGR: SJ5427141323

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