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The White House with Attached Railings and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Baschurch, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7933 / 52°47'35"N

Longitude: -2.8542 / 2°51'15"W

OS Eastings: 342496

OS Northings: 322088

OS Grid: SJ424220

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.X35Y

Mapcode Global: WH8BD.413X

Plus Code: 9C4VQ4VW+88

Entry Name: The White House with Attached Railings and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 25 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260720

Location: Baschurch, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Baschurch

Built-Up Area: Baschurch

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Baschurch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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The White House with attached railings and gate piers



House, now house and shop. Dated 1747 but extensively remodelled early
to mid-C19 with later additions and alterations. Red brick with stuccoed
front; slate roof with open-pedimented gable ends and carved double-purlin
ends beneath deep projecting verges. Integral end stacks. T-plan.
3 storeys with top storey added in C19; rusticated angle quoins with banded
rustication to ground floor. Moulded plinth and moulded band to first
floor. 3 windows; glazing bar sashes with slightly cambered heads, 16-
paned to ground and first floors. Central entrance; plain Doric porch
with stone balcony to first-floor window; C19 half-glazed door. Date stone
"RWD/1747" to right gable end. Lower red brick range attached to right
has open-pedimented gable end over 2 blind windows and C20 shop-front
below. Glazing bar sash window with slightly cambered head to front
on first floor. Low service range at right-angles to rear of main range:
red sandstone blocks and corrugated iron roof with moulded eaves cornice.
Red brick lean-to to left gable end concealed by wall with ramped stone
coping. 2 sets of stone gate piers to front linked by spear-headed railings
on low brick wall. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ4249622088

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