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Lower House Farmhouse, Richards Castle (Hereford)

Description: Lower House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150151

OS Grid Reference: SO4899869936
OS Grid Coordinates: 348998, 269936
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3251, -2.7497

Location: Richards Castle, County of Herefordshire SY8 4ER

Locality: Richards Castle (Hereford)
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY8 4ER

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Listing Text

SO 46 NE
3/128 Lower House Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. C17, with early C19 and late C20 alterations. Timber-frame
with painted brick and rendered infill, partially rebuilt in painted brick,
all under a tile roof. L-plan, limbs extending to north and east, with
two lateral stacks on west wall of north wing. West front of two storeys
with five windows, all 2-light casements except that to left of three lights.
Ground floor similar with central entrance. This has a C17 timber-framed
porch with dentilled tie-beam, on scroll brackets, the truss having two
curved and nibbed struts. The bargeboards are C17 with dentilling and the
finial has a carved pendant. (RCHM, 3, p 174, no 7).

Listing NGR: SO4899869936

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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