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The Hollies

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.837 / 52°50'13"N

Longitude: -3.0595 / 3°3'34"W

OS Eastings: 328727

OS Northings: 327138

OS Grid: SJ287271

Mapcode National: GBR 73.T7BL

Mapcode Global: WH78R.ZY8F

Plus Code: 9C4RRWPR+R6

Entry Name: The Hollies

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255634

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. A 483 (west side)

5/158 The Hollies


Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 with later additions and alterations.
Timber framed with plaster and painted brick infill, partly re-built
in red brick and dressed limestone blocks, yellow brick and rubblestone
additions, slate roof. Main range of 4 framed bays with C19 gabled
addition at right-angles to left; half-length outshut to rear with
late C20 and C19 single-storey additions behind. 2 storeys; framing:
exposed to right gable end, square panels, 3 from cill to slightly
cambered tie beam, v-struts from collar; gable also has 2 mid-C19
cast-iron casements to ground floor and a contemporary cast-iron pivot
window above; main front has one C20 casement and one C19 casement to
right below eaves to right of lean-to porch in angle with gabled
addition to left; prominent ridge stack to left with twin diagonal brick
shafts, further lateral stacks flanking right gable end and C19 brick
stack with twin diagonal shafts to right side of gabled addition.
Interior: deep-chamfered ceiling beams with ogee and run-out stops
and heavy joists, massive infilled inglenook fireplace beneath ridge
stack; double-purlin roof has queen-strut trusses concealed by wallpaper
at time of resurvey (July 1985).

Listing NGR: SJ2872727138

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