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The Cruck House, Eardisley

Description: The Cruck House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 150644

OS Grid Reference: SO3098049631
OS Grid Coordinates: 330980, 249631
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1406, -3.0099

Location: Woodseaves Road, Eardisley, County of Herefordshire HR3 6PQ

Locality: Eardisley
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR3 6PQ

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Listing Text

SO 3049 - 3149
7/89 The Cruck House
(formerly listed as
- II
House. Probably C14, altered mid-C19 and mid-C20. Timber-framed with
painted brick and rubble infill on painted rubble base and with some painted
rubble walling; stone-tiled roof laid in diminishing courses and rubble stack
at east end with rubble and brick shafts. Cruck hall house of two framed bays
aligned east/west with large east end chimney, Single storey and attic with
dormer. Framing: full cruck truss with collar exposed at east gable end.
Wall-framing has mainly two panels from sill to wall-plate. North front
elevation: there is a C19 oriel window on straight brackets with a hipped
roof and casements windows and also a 2-light C19 casement with a plank
weathering on the ground floor. Above is a gabled dormer with a 2-light case-
ment. Main entrance to rear of chimney at east end and has a lean-to canopy
on straight brackets and a C20 door. Attic light at west end. C20 single-
storey flat-roofed extension at rear. Interior retains its central cruck
truss. (RCHM, III, p 53, item 9; Alcock, NW: CBA Cruck Catalogue, 1981).

Listing NGR: SO3098049631

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Source: English Heritage

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