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Upper Bache Farmhouse, Kimbolton

Description: Upper Bache Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150507

OS Grid Reference: SO5386760304
OS Grid Coordinates: 353867, 260304
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2390, -2.6770

Location: Kimbolton, County of Herefordshire HR6 0EP

Locality: Kimbolton
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 0EP

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Listing Text

SO 56 SW
7/17 Upper Bache Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Possibly of C16 or C17 origins, altered during late C19 and C20.
Sandstone rubble possibly refacing earlier timber-framing; part hipped Welsh
slate roof. Rectangular plan formerly L-plan, with wing to rear (demolished),
axial stacks, entrance to south-east front. Two storeys and cellar. South-east
front: section to left with slightly higher roof line and three 3-light case-
ment windows, two similar windows with transom lights to left of part glazed
door, section to right with 2-light casement window, and 4-light window to
ground floor, ledged door to right. The Royal Commission on Historical
Monuments dated this building to the C16 or C17 and described interior timber-
work of some quality, but on resurvey this building proved inaccessible.
Included for group value. (RCHM, Vol 3, p 79).

Listing NGR: SO5386560304

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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