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The Farm, Adforton

Description: The Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149472

OS Grid Reference: SO4014271082
OS Grid Coordinates: 340142, 271082
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3345, -2.8799

Location: 1 Orchard Close, Adforton, County of Herefordshire SY7 0NH

Locality: Adforton
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0NH

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Listing Text


6/6 The Farm


Farmhouse. Probably late C17 with early C19 and later alterations.
Sandstone rubble and brick. Timber-frame with brick infill. Welsh slate
and pantile roofs with brick stacks. Rectangular plan aligned roughly
north/south. Two storeys and attics. East elevation has two windows,
2-light early C19 glazing bar casements with segmental heads. Ground floor
has similar windows but of three lights. Late C19 gabled canopy over central
5-panel door. Two raking-top dormers with 2-light late C19 windows. To the
right under continuous roof is timber-framed part on deep rubble plinth.
Ledged door to left side of plinth and two-leaved C20 swing doors to right-
hand side. Brick tallet stairs rise form left to roughly central ledged
door of upper storey. Frame is three square panels high from plinth to wall-
palte. Catslide lean-to extension to rear. Interior of south part not
inspected. North part has two early to mid-C19 trusses with central posts
rising from collars supported on angle struts resting on interrupted ties.
South part said to have similar trusses. North part said to have been
brewhouse. (RCHM, Vol III, p 3).

Listing NGR: SO4014271082

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Source: English Heritage

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