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Malthouse and Hop Kilns About 20 Yards North-West of Lower House Farmhouse, Eastham

Description: Malthouse and Hop Kilns About 20 Yards North-West of Lower House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 149229

OS Grid Reference: SO6759468128
OS Grid Coordinates: 367594, 268128
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3103, -2.4767

Location: Orleton Lane, Eastham, Worcestershire WR15 8NS

Locality: Eastham
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR15 8NS

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Listing Text

SO 66 NE

5/36 Malthouse and hop kilns
about 20 yards north-west
of Lower House Farmhouse


Malthouse and hop kilns. Mid-C18 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations.
Brick, mainly handmade, on sandstone rubble base, plain tiled roof with
parapet at west gable end. Six plus four bays aligned east/west; two
hop kilns situated in fourth and fifth bays from east end. Two levels
and cellar with dentilled eaves cornice; header ventilation courses to
four westernmost bays. North elevation facing road has three 2-light
windows at ground floor level and four openings at upper floor level.
Attic lights in gable ends. Main entrances at rear. The two hop kiln
bays are surmounted by slate-covered pyramidal roofs which project from
and above the main roof. Immediately west of the hop kilns there is a
cowl and weathervane mounted on the roof ridge. This large brick build-
ing is prominently situated forming a major feature of the farmstead and
is important to the setting of Lower House Farmhouse (qv).

Listing NGR: SO6759468128

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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