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Malthouse and Byre About 24 Yards North North West of Bury of Hope Farmhouse, Hope under Dinmore

Description: Malthouse and Byre About 24 Yards North North West of Bury of Hope Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149633

OS Grid Reference: SO5025952493
OS Grid Coordinates: 350259, 252493
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1685, -2.7287

Location: Hope under Dinmore, County of Herefordshire HR6 0PP

Locality: Hope under Dinmore
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 0PP

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Listing Text

SO 55 SW
5/70 Malthouse find byre about
25 yards north-north-west
of Bury of Hope Farmhouse
Malthouse, possibly former servants' quarters and adjoining byre. Mid-C18,
altered mid-C19. part sandstone rubble with plain tiled roof. Malthouse:
three storeys, four bays. Main east elevation: windows have ashlar surrounds,
there are two ground floor rectangular windows, four first floor rectangular
windows and four second floor square windows. Ledged and battened door to
left and, to right external sandstone steps lead up to a first floor doorway.
At the north end is a collar and tie-beam truss with four struts to the
lower collar, three struts to the upper collar and a V-strut in the apex.
Interior: (not inspected at time of re-survey, June 1986) the roof structure
is said to be of interest. Furthermore, the maltings (kilns, drying floors etc)
are said to have largely survived. Byre: timber-framed-and weatherboarded on
rubble base with corrugated metal roof. Six framed bays adjoining north gable
end of malthouse. Two levels. East elevation has ten doorways. There are two
square openings at the north gable end. Interior: two and three rows of panels
from sill to wall-plate. North end has a collar and tie-beam truss with two
collars, five struts to lower collar, and three to upper collar. There are
intemediate tie-beam trusses with raking struts.

Listing NGR: SO5025952493

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Source: English Heritage

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