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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Clee St. Margaret, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4554 / 52°27'19"N

Longitude: -2.6418 / 2°38'30"W

OS Eastings: 356483

OS Northings: 284357

OS Grid: SO564843

Mapcode National: GBR BP.LD8X

Mapcode Global: VH83S.5K70

Plus Code: 9C4VF945+57

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Last Amended: 29 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484136

Location: Clee St. Margaret, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Clee St. Margaret

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Clee St Margaret and Cold Weston

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO58SE Church Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Church Farmhouse and Barn)


Farmhouse, now house. C17 with C19 and C20 extensions. Stone
rubble with first-floor timber framing. Plain-tiled roofs.
Projecting stone stepped eaves stack to north. Integral brick
eaves chimney to west. T-shaped plan of main range and cross
wing with extension wings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Entrance front to north with stone stack
to left and C20 entrance door with casement over to right of
main range. Projecting gable-end of cross wing to right with
C20 3-light casement below tie beam. Gable-end partly obscured
by projecting C20 single-storey extension wing. Gable-end
truss with remains of jowled post, cambered tie beam, vertical
struts, high collar, window rail, and diagonal struts set
within former window opening. Cross wing return side: framed
first floor with brick infill on dry stone coursed rubble at
ground floor. Framing of square panels with girding beam,
studs with middle rails. 2 inserted casements at first floor.
C20 3-light casement to ground floor. Rear south gable end:
C20 casement each storey with thin plain stone hoodmoulds.
Jowled post is only remaining vestige of gable truss. 4 rows
of pigeon holes with thin stone ledges in gable apex. Rear of
main range has rubble walls with C20 windows and doors. East
gable-end of main range: timber-framed with gable-end truss of
straight tie beam with single brace and 4 studs below, twin
vertical struts framing C20 casement, collar, and 3 vertical
struts over.
INTERIOR: cross wing with internal square-framed cross-frame
with deeply chamfered girding beam. Ground-floor bays with
deeply chamfered bridging beams and cross bridging beams,
plain square stops to north and ogee-stops to south bays. Main
range with plain chamfered mantlebeam with curved turn-down
stops. Plain boarded doors with creased boarded doors to
ground floor. Cross wing internal truss of braced jowled posts
with additional internal tension braces, cambered tie beam,
collar and 2 vertical struts. Main range internal truss of
straight tie beam interrupted by doorway; collar, and double
trenched purlin roof. Church Farmhouse main range connected to
C19 outbuilding wing now converted to domestic use.

Listing NGR: SO5648384357

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