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Houghtonspole Farmhouse, Bayton

Description: Houghtonspole Farmhouse

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
Date Delisted: 23 March 2005
English Heritage Building ID: 149218

OS Grid Reference: SO6806474127
OS Grid Coordinates: 368064, 274127
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3643, -2.4704

Location: Bayton, Worcestershire DY14 8QS

Locality: Bayton
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY14 8QS

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed 23 March 2005:

1087/2/25 NINEVEH

SO 67 SE

2/25 Houghtonspole Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. c1600, altered mid- to late C19. Part timber-framed with brick
infill and replacement walling on sandstone rubble plinth, part brick; plain
tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing plan; hall part aligned north/south and of
two bays, partly rebuilt C19 with upper bay occupied by large chimney with
brick ridge stack; cross-wing of two framed bays at north gable end. Two
storeys and cellar beneath cross-wing. Framing: cross-wing of four rows of
panels from sill to wall-plate; long straight braces in lower corners of
both floors; collar and tie-beam trusses with two collars, three struts to
lower and two to upper collar. East front elevation: hall part has a C19
lean-to addition to the upper bay with a 2-light casement; cross-wing gable
end has a 2-light casement on both floors and a central doorway with moulded
architrave and no door. Attic light in south gable end. Interior: large
back-to-back fireplaces, one facing south has range and bread oven; winder
staircase in cross-wing; south-west part of hall used as dairy. Entrance to
cellar in north elevation. External chimney to rear cross-wing gable end.

Listing NGR: SO6806474127

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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