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Church Farmhouse, Rochford

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 150719

OS Grid Reference: SO6296268457
OS Grid Coordinates: 362962, 268457
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3130, -2.5447

Location: Rhyse Lane, Rochford, Worcestershire WR15 8NJ

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

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Listing Text

SO 66 NW
3/32 Church Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
18.4.66 ChurchHouse)

Shown on OS Map as Court House.
Farmhouse. C17, altered mid-C19. Part timber-framed on rubble base with
rendered and brick infill and brick re-facing, part rubble and part brick
with plain tiled roof and two brick ridge stacks. Probably four bays (two
of which are framed) aligned roughly north/south. Two storeys and attic with
dormer. Framing: exposed at gable ends and west side. Three rows of square
panels at first floor level. Long straight braces across lower corners at
north gable end and collar and tie-beam truss above with two collars, five
struts to lower collar, four to upper collar and V-strut in apex. South end
truss has single collar and four struts. East front elevation: there is a
6-pane sash and a 12-pane sash on the ground floor; both have cambered heads.
On the first floor are three 2-light casements with cambered heads, a 3-light
C20 casement and a square window opening. Main entrance has a C19 timber porch
with hipped lead roof and trellis infill and the doorway has a cambered head
and 6-panelled door (four raised and fielded panels, two glazed). There is
also a ledged and battened door at the southern end. Gabled dormer with
2-light casement to rear. (VCH, IV, p 317).

Listing NGR: SO6296268457

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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