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Latitude: 52.522 / 52°31'19"N
Longitude: -2.822 / 2°49'19"W
OS Eastings: 344326
OS Northings: 291882
OS Grid: SO443918
Mapcode National: GBR BF.G9XM
Mapcode Global: VH75V.1WH1
Entry Name: The Ancient House
Listing Date: 15 March 1974
Last Amended: 29 February 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383234
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483652
Location: Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6
Civil Parish: Church Stretton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Church Stretton
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO4491 LITTLE STRETTON
15/03/74 The Ancient House
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1 AND 2
The Ancient House)
House, formerly posting house called The Sun Inn until C19.
Late C16 or early C17 with C18 alterations. Painted timber
frame with painted brick infill panels, painted stone rubble.
Plain-tile roof with brick ridge stack. Rectangular plan of 4
framed bays parallel to street.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Street front with square-panelled timber
framing 3 panels high with extra panel for probable raised
eaves, to main 3 bays. Lower extension bay to left remains 3
panels high. Various wood casements, projecting entrance
porch. Stone rubble left return gable. Lean-to extensions
cover the rear ground floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SO4432691882
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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