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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: CORFTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1269899

Location

CORFTON HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityDiddlebury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Jun-1996

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 460316

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DIDDLEBURY

SO48SE CORFTON 1943-1/1/30 Corfton House 12/11/54 (Formerly Listed as: CORFTON Beechwood and adjoining coach-house)

GV II*

House. C18 with C19 additions. Brick; plain tile roof; brick end stacks. L-shaped on plan, with later infilling. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 6-window range: cross-windows with metal casements, in moulded cases with stone sills under gauged brick flat arches; modillioned brick band to eaves. Central entrance in advanced bay: 6-fielded-panel door and semi-circular fanlight in lined reveals, under modillioned flat hood on attached Ionic columns, interrupting storey band. Similar windows either side, except for two 8/12 sashes in moulded cases to extreme left. Right returned side: tier of 12/12 sashes in moulded cases under brick flat arches; later rear range has tier of 6/6 sashes in moulded cases; 8/8 sashes to rear; half-glazed door in simple doorcase; brick ridge stacks. Stone rubble wing to left: central arched carriageway with plank double-doors; various lights and casements; stack to rear. Rear of C18 range has 2 tiers of 6/6 sashes under segmental arches; brick buttress stack. INTERIOR: not inspected.



Listing NGR: SO4981184777

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National Grid Reference: SO 49811 84777

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