History in Structure

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

Garmston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Leighton and Eaton Constantine, 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: 52.6513 / 52°39'4"N

Longitude: -2.5823 / 2°34'56"W

OS Eastings: 360702

OS Northings: 306108

OS Grid: SJ607061

Mapcode National: GBR BR.62YW

Mapcode Global: WH9D7.9MLB

Entry Name: Garmston House

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366856

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258867

Location: Leighton and Eaton Constantine, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Leighton and Eaton Constantine

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Leighton-under-Wrekin St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Find accommodation in
Leighton

Listing Text

LEIGHTON AND EATON CONSTANTINE C.P.

SJ 60 NW;2/83

GARMSTON,
Garmston House

II

Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid-C18 with later additions and
alterations. Red brick on stepped plinth, machine tile hipped roof.
Two storeys and attic, floor band; five bays, cross-paned sashes to first
floor in original openings, ground floor has late C19 three-light
casements with segmental heads to left and right of central entrance,
late C19 gabled brick porch over half-glazed door, cutting infilled
original window opening, two early C20 gabled dormers in roof slope;
integral end stack to left with one integral and one external stack
to right, all with moulded capping; right return has one blind window
on each floor with mullion and transom painted in imitation. Two hip-
roofed projections to rear flank central gable with illegible date-
stone, Salop Fire Insurance plate over 4-panel door beneath. Lower
mid-C19 service range to left. Interior: C18 staircase to right of
front entrance rising to attic with carved splat balusters, moulded
handrail and newels; two chamfered spine beams with ogee stops and
heavy joists in left-hand ground-floor room and late C18 fireplace
with Adam-style wooden surround to right-hand ground-floor room.

Listing NGR: SJ6070206108

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.