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Cider House, Hill Farm, Approximately 50 Metres North West of Farmhouse, Dymock

Description: Cider House, Hill Farm, Approximately 50 Metres North West of Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125894

OS Grid Reference: SO7159432261
OS Grid Coordinates: 371594, 232261
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9881, -2.4151

Location: Dymock, Gloucestershire GL18 2DF

Locality: Dymock
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 2DF

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Listing Text

SO 73 SW

5/76 Cider House, Hill Farm,
approximately 50m north-west of


Former cider house, now farm store. Probably late C17 or very
early C18. Brick-nogged timber framing on stone plinth:
corrugated-iron roof. Three-bays, lofted. Framing square, 3
panels high to eaves. Gable towards house, left half altered to
form wide opening, 2 panels high, originally window to left of
centre. Truss 2 layers square panels, V struts in apex. Left
return boarded over doorway in centre.
Internally cross wall separates rear bay; front section upper
floor raised: rough plaster to panels on left; doorway on left to
rear room, ground floor lower. Interrupted tie beam truss, with
collar and braces to main posts. Two pairs purlins, square ridge.
Cider press originally in front 2 bays: loft floor above now
largely removed: in rear section floor may be an insertion. Lean-
to not of special interest. An early example of a cider house:
forms group with barn and house (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7159432261

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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