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Latitude: 52.4959 / 52°29'45"N
Longitude: -2.9562 / 2°57'22"W
OS Eastings: 335182
OS Northings: 289095
OS Grid: SO351890
Mapcode National: GBR B8.HT1R
Mapcode Global: VH75Y.QJ1H
Entry Name: Upper Lea Farmhouse
Listing Date: 2 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1367235
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257074
Location: Lydham, Shropshire, SY9
Civil Parish: Lydham
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO 38 NE
Upper Lea Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Circa 1725. Uncoursed limestone rubble with some red brick dressings and plain tile roof. T-plan. Basement, two storeys and attic. C19 gabled eaves-dormer to left, and end stacks. Three bays. First floor C19 segmental headed wooden mullioned and transomed windows, ground floor two-light C20 segmental headed metal casements; four steps to central door with six raised and fielded panels, lugged architrave, three-light rectangular overlight, and semi-circular hood with console brackets and moulded cornice. Boarded cellar door to left. One storey block to right with end stack.
Interior: early C18 dog-leg staircase with three twisted balusters to each tread, cluster of four balusters as newel. Cut string with shaped tread ends, and moulded handrail; ground floor room to left has raised and fielded panelling, moulded cornice, and wall cupboard with shaped-head panelled door, fluted keystone, and coved interior with shaped shelves. N.M.R.
Listing NGR: SO3518289095
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