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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GAMEHOUSE OR ASH HOUSE APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES NORTH EAST OF SHELVOCK FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1177462

Location

GAMEHOUSE OR ASH HOUSE APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES NORTH EAST OF SHELVOCK FARMHOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityRuyton-XI-Towns

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1986

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Oct-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 256681

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History

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Details

RUYTON-XI-TOWNS C.P. - SJ 32 SE

8/129 Gamehouse or ash-house - approx. 25m north-east of Shelvock Farmhouse 21.8.86 (formerly listed as Game- house or ash-house, Shelvock Farm )

GV II*

Gamehouse or ash-house. Probably mid-to late C17. Squared and dressed sandstone blocks on chamfered plinth; polygonal slate roof with iron weathervane. Polygonal plan. Single storey with moulded eaves cornice. Entrance in south-west side through plank door with pointed strap hinges and large stone lintel. Single tall window with similar lintel to north-east side, possibly formerly a doorway. Blocked ventholes. Interior. Light spar across the diameter at wall-plate level possibly formerly for hanging game on. The use of this small building is the subject of speculation. Shelvock Farmhouse is not included in this list.

Listing NGR: SJ3710124059

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National Grid Reference: SJ 37101 24059

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