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Lower House Farmhouse, Byford

Description: Lower House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 149978

OS Grid Reference: SO4003642486
OS Grid Coordinates: 340036, 242486
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0775, -2.8764

Location: Byford, County of Herefordshire HR4 7LD

Locality: Byford
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR4 7LD

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Listing Text

SO 44 SW
5/20 Lower House Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Early C17, with some early C19 and early C20 alterations.
Timber-frame with rendered infill on a coursed rubble plinth with a
graduated stone tile roof. L-plan, cross-wing extending to north, other
range to west. Main stack axial in subsidiary range of rubble with brick
shaft. South front has the single two-storey cross-wing to right, jettied
to upper floor with gable-lit attic. Range to left of two storeys, with
a 2-light casement in rendered first floor. Ground floor has a 3-light
casement with entrance to left which has a C17 boarded door. Framing:
two square panels high to ground floor, one square panel high above
jetty with straight angle braces. Gable truss has two struts to collar
and V-struts to apex. Corner posts have pendant bosses to jetty. Interior:
exposed beams chamfered and stopped.

Listing NGR: SO4003642486

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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