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Rock Cottage, Richards Castle (Hereford)

Description: Rock Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150152

OS Grid Reference: SO4881270040
OS Grid Coordinates: 348812, 270040
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3261, -2.7525

Location: Woodhouse Lane, Richards Castle, County of Herefordshire SY8 4ES

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

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Listing Text

SO 47 SE
1/129 Rock Cottage
- II

House. Early C17, restored late C19 and late C20. Timber-frame with
painted brick infill on coursed rubble plinth and machine tile roof.
Two framed bays aligned north/south with external gable-end stack to
south. Street (north) front of two storeys, with jettied first floor and
tie-beam. A 2-light casement on each floor inserted in position of pro-
jecting windows, the sills of which survive on scroll brackets. The
chamfered jetty bressummer is on scroll brackets. Gable end has C19 barge-
boards. Entrance in west wall. Framing: four square panels high, the
north gable-end truss has three struts to the collar, V-struts in the apex
and trenched purlins. (RCHM, 3, p 174, no 8).

Listing NGR: SO4881270040

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Source: English Heritage

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