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Oak House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.888 / 52°53'16"N

Longitude: -2.9455 / 2°56'43"W

OS Eastings: 336479

OS Northings: 332696

OS Grid: SJ364326

Mapcode National: GBR 77.Q50L

Mapcode Global: WH89R.QNLW

Plus Code: 9C4VV3Q3+5R

Entry Name: Oak House

Listing Date: 25 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260873

Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ellesmere Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ellesmere St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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SJ 33 SE
8/176 Oak House
- II
Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber
framed with painted brick infill, largely clad and rebuilt in painted
brick; slate roofs. Basic L-plan comprising long hall range of baffle-
entry type (remodelled in late C18) with gabled cross-wing projecting to
right. 2 storeys with dentilled eaves cornice to hall range. Framing:
vertical posts and 2 horizontal members survive to front gable which also
has collar and tie beam truss with upper and lower collars and V-struts
from former. Small rectangular panels with middle rails to right return;
rendered to left. Hall range has segmental-headed C19 casements to left and left
of centre on first floor, former with leaded lights. 16-paned glazing bar sash
directly below eaves to right of centre. Wide mid-C20 casement to ground
floor on left with 25-paned glazing bar sash directly below first-floor
sash window. First floor of cross-wing has 16-paned glazing bar sash in
moulded wood surround supported by possibly C17 carved brackets; tri-
partite glazing bar sash in similar surround without brackets directly
below. Open-pedimented brick porch to hall range in angle with cross-
wing has boarder door and semi-circular fanlight. Red brick ridge stack
directly above has dentilled band to top of base and 3 attached and rebated
shafts. Various C19 additions attached to left and rear. Interior. Not
inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SJ3647932696

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