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Batchcott Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Richard's Castle (Shropshire), Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3354 / 52°20'7"N

Longitude: -2.747 / 2°44'49"W

OS Eastings: 349198

OS Northings: 271071

OS Grid: SO491710

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.TY53

Mapcode Global: VH849.BKMK

Plus Code: 9C4V87P3+46

Entry Name: Batchcott Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484206

Location: Richard's Castle, Shropshire, SY8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Richard's Castle (Shropshire)

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Richards Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


482-1/8/158 Batchcott Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 and C18 with C19 alterations. Painted
timber-frame with painted and unpainted panels set on stone
plinth. Stone rubble cross wing. Plain-tile roofs. Projecting
stone ridge stack with brick shaft to main range now enclosed
in extension. Stepped stone eaves chimney to cross wing with
diminished brick shaft.
EXTERIOR: single storey and attic. 2-window range with
casement windows at ground floor and C19 half-dormers
penetrating the eaves above. 2 plain boarded doors in plain
door frames. Openings all with upper weathering-boards and set
in restored square framing 4 panels high with raised eaves.
Gable-end return to right masked by central chimney and
single-storey range with altered truss showing raised eaves to
front and back. To right are single-storey service bays with
plain door with top lights and side lights set in rectangular
thin-section timber-frame 2 panels high. To left is C18 cross
wing with gable end. Single window at first and ground floors
with segmental stone lintels and multi-pane casements. Rear:
bricked-up ground-floor door set in square framing 3 panels
deep and with unpainted brick infill panels. Single-storey
projecting tiled gabled extension. Cross wing gable-end to
right with single multi-pane casement with segmental stone
arch. Single-storey service bays to left.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO4919871071

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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