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Great Lyth Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Longden, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6593 / 52°39'33"N

Longitude: -2.802 / 2°48'7"W

OS Eastings: 345848

OS Northings: 307141

OS Grid: SJ458071

Mapcode National: GBR BG.5GV3

Mapcode Global: WH8BZ.XFW5

Entry Name: Great Lyth Manor

Listing Date: 29 January 1952

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259310

Location: Longden, Shropshire, SY3

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

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Listing Text

SJ 40 NE BAYSTON HILL C.P. GREAT LYTH

5/9 Great Lyth Manor
- (formerly listed
29.1.52 as Great Lyth in the
Parish of Condover)
GV II

Small country house. Mid-C17 with later alterations and repairs, principally
of late C20. Red brick (English bond) on chamfered plinth, machine tile
roofs. U-plan. 2 storeys and attics; corbelled floor bands; central
recessed section of 3 bays and 2 projecting 2-bay cross-wings with shaped
gables; late C20 wooden cross-windows throughout under gauged heads; central
entrance; 6-panel late C20 double doors with blind round-headed modillioned
arch above; the shaped eaves dormer directly above is also a late C20 reconstruction;
prominent integral lateral stacks to side walls with slender brick buttresses
and re-built capping, a similar stack in centre to back wall. The house was
derelict until 1970s and has since been extensively restored. Interior not
inspected, but all the fittings are said to have been removed. B.o.E., p.133.


Listing NGR: SJ4584807141

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