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Fir Tree Cottage, Ford and Stoke Prior

Description: Fir Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149665

OS Grid Reference: SO5245056340
OS Grid Coordinates: 352450, 256340
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2032, -2.6972

Location: Stoke Prior, County of Herefordshire HR6 0LG

Locality: Ford and Stoke Prior
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 0LG

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Listing Text

SO 55 NW
Fir Tree Cottage
House. C17, restored and extended late C20. Timber-framed with painted
brick infill on rubble base and with slate roof. Two framed bays aligned
east/west; external rubble chimney at east gable end with tiled offsets and
detached brick stack. Two storeys. Framing: four rows of panels from sill
to wall-plate with short straight braces across lower corners of first floor
level; collar add tie-beam truss at east end with four struts beneath collar
and V-strut in apex, tie-beam truss at west end with latticed struts. Windows
are all C20 casements. North front elevation: there is a 2-light and a 3-light
window on both floors and a plank weathering at girding beam level. Large rear
two-bay two-storey C20 wing to east bay which has a lean-to outshut with a
catslide roof in the west angle. The main entrance is presently in the west
side of this outshut. Also rubble lean-to addition at west end of the main

Listing NGR: SO5245056340

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Source: English Heritage

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