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

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Latitude: 52.3376 / 52°20'15"N

Longitude: -2.7444 / 2°44'39"W

OS Eastings: 349378

OS Northings: 271314

OS Grid: SO493713

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.TYWJ

Mapcode Global: VH849.DH0W

Plus Code: 9C4V87Q4+26

Entry Name: Woodcroft

Listing Date: 29 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383778

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484210

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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House. C17 with C18 extension. Painted timber-frame with
painted rendered panels set on stone rubble and concrete
plinths. Brick extension and outshuts. Plain-tile roof.
Projecting brick gable-end chimneys, plain to north and
stepped with stone lower stage to south.
EXTERIOR: 2-window range with additional extension bay. 2
storeys. East front with two C19 2-light casements to each
floor. Central projecting tiled gabled C20 enclosed porch.
Square framing 4 panels high with girding beam, straight
braces at each truss-post, middle rails and studs. Iron grill
in plinth to possible cellar. To right is a plain brick tiled
gabled extension. To left are brick lean-to extensions
encasing chimney stack. Right return gable-end: end truss with
tie beam, collar and vertical strut visible behind brick
chimney shaft and single-storey extension. Left return
gable-end: end truss, partly masked by brick chimney shaft,
with cambered tie beam, vertical struts and with evidence of
double purlin roof. Rear wall frame: same fenestration and
framing as front with the exception of a central bricked-up
doorway with C20 casement inserted and weathering-boards on
brackets set over ground-floor openings.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO4937871314

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