History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Lower Oaks

A Grade II Listed Building in Longden, Shropshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6373 / 52°38'14"N

Longitude: -2.853 / 2°51'10"W

OS Eastings: 342374

OS Northings: 304741

OS Grid: SJ423047

Mapcode National: GBR BD.6VPJ

Mapcode Global: WH8BZ.4ZQ0

Entry Name: Lower Oaks

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366678

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259521

Location: Longden, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Longden

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Longden and Annscroft

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in
Halston

Listing Text

SJ 40 SW PONTESBURY C.P. OAKS

8/217 Lower Oaks
-

- II

Farmhouse. Probably C15 extended c.1600 and again in 1873 (datestone). Timber
framed, partly of cruck construction, with painted brick infill and cladding,
machine tile roof. Former open hall of 2 cruck-framed bays with 2-bay cross-
wing added to west end c.1600; 2-storey triple-gabled stone wing of 1873 to
east. One storey and attic; framing: mainly brick clad but 3 square panels
from cill to wall-plate exposed at east end of hall (north side), close
studding to west wall of cross-wing; irregular fenestration, two C20 casements
to left and one 3-light fixed-light window to centre of hall range with two
C20 gabled dormers above in roof slope; one late C19 casement on first floor
and one fixed-light window with boarded door to left on ground floor of cross-
wing; entrance through boarded door on south with red brick axial ridge stack
immediately to left. Interior: parts of both cruck trusses visible on first
floor. Range of 1873 not of special architectural interest. V.C.H. VIII (1968),
p.262.


Listing NGR: SJ4237404741

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.