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Malthouse and Hop Kilns About20 Yards West of Lower House Farmhouse, Rochford

Description: Malthouse and Hop Kilns About20 Yards West of Lower House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150713

OS Grid Reference: SO6373468053
OS Grid Coordinates: 363734, 268053
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3094, -2.5333

Location: Rhyse Lane, Rochford, Worcestershire WR15 8SW

Locality: Rochford
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR15 8SW

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Listing Text

SO 66 NW
3/26 Malthouse and hop kilns
about 20 yards west of
Lower House Farmhouse

- II

Malthouse and hop kilns. Mid-C19. Brick with slate roofs. Four-bay range
aligned east/west with two-bay wing at west end and three kilns adjoining
north elevation. Three levels. Main south elevation: there are four 2-light
casements with cambered heads on the ground floor, a 2-light and a 3-light
casement, also with cambered heads on the first floor, and four 2-light casements
on the second floor. The two-bay wing is of two levels and has a dentilled
eaves cornice. Its south elevation has a first floor 3-light casement and two
external chimneys with offsets. Hop kilns are of square plan and have pyramidal
roofs with cowls. There are small openings with cambered heads in their north
elevation. Interior: drying floors are said to survive.

Listing NGR: SO6373468053

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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