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Latitude: 52.3179 / 52°19'4"N
Longitude: -2.5988 / 2°35'55"W
OS Eastings: 359279
OS Northings: 269031
OS Grid: SO592690
Mapcode National: GBR BQ.W4WY
Mapcode Global: VH84K.W0ZF
Entry Name: Harp Bank Cottage
Listing Date: 21 August 1991
Last Amended: 29 February 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483848
Location: Burford, Shropshire, WR15
Civil Parish: Burford
Built-Up Area: Tenbury Wells
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Burford, 3rd Portion
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO592690NE CLEE HILL ROAD
582-1/8/18 (West side)
21/08/91 Harp Bank Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Harp Bank Cottage (or Signalman's
Canal house later used as a railway signalman's house. c1795
for the Leominster-Stourport Canal and altered c1858 for the
Shrewsbury and Hereford Railway Company. Red brick in Flemish
garden-wall bond. Plain-tiled roof with gabled ends. Brick
lateral stack at rear with 2 diagonally-set shafts and brick
stack on side of outshut with tall shaft.
PLAN: probably originally single-room plan with entrance to
left of front and heated from lateral stack from rear.
Extended by addition of heated single storey outshut at
right-hand (north-west) end in mid C19.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 2 windows with metal casements (leaded
panes missing) in segmental-headed openings. Similar but
smaller casement to left of centre in gable, without transom.
Segmental arch to doorway on left with plank door.
Single-storey outshut on right-hand end with tall brick stack
and similar windows in left-hand (south-east) gable end. Part
projecting lateral stack at rear with very small square window
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SO5927969031
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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