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Upper Lea Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydham, Shropshire

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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

Plus Code: 9C4VF2WV+9G

Entry Name: Upper Lea Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257074

Location: Lydham, Shropshire, SY9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Lydham

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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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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