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Walleybourne Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Church Pulverbatch, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6349 / 52°38'5"N

Longitude: -2.8496 / 2°50'58"W

OS Eastings: 342595

OS Northings: 304470

OS Grid: SJ425044

Mapcode National: GBR BD.733Q

Mapcode Global: WH8C5.6189

Plus Code: 9C4VJ5M2+X4

Entry Name: Walleybourne Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366962

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259317

Location: Church Pulverbatch, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Church Pulverbatch

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Church Pulverbatch

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


8/16 Walleybourne Farmhouse

- II*

Manor house, now farmhouse. Circa 1400, re-modelled in C16 and c.1700 with
later additions and alterations. Red brick concealing timber frame, plain
tile roofs. Open hall of 3 or 4 bays with stack inserted in north wall and
cross-wing added to west end in C16; hall floored over c.1700; eaves raised
and house encased in brick in late C18 or early C19. Two storeys, dentilled
eaves cornice; one glazing bar sash with segmental head to each floor on
cross-wing and one 3-light casement on each floor to left of entrance in
hall range; further small casement on first floor in angle between hall and
cross-wing and a glazing bar sash window at junction between hall and single-
storey lean-to on right; plain boarded door has C20 pedimented doorcase
over; main stack roughly to centre of hall range behind ridge with additional
stack at junction between hall and cross-wing and end stack to right.
Interior: 3 base cruck trusses of arch-braced collar beam construction, 2
of them (including the spere truss at east end) ornamented with delicate
cusping at the apex; one of the door heads of the screens passage is still
in position and the close studding on the north wall is probably C16;
chamfered ceiling beams throughout on ground floor. The house was formerly
surrounded by a moat. V.C.H. VIII (1968), p.132 and plate opposite p.111.

Listing NGR: SJ4259504470

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