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Town Farmhouse, Rochford

Description: Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150722

OS Grid Reference: SO6304368406
OS Grid Coordinates: 363043, 268406
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3125, -2.5435

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
3/35 Town Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 with late C19 alterations; restored late
C20. Timber-framed with rendered infill on brick base with brick replacement
walling and plain tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing plan. Hall part of one
framed bay aligned east/west with cross-wing of two framed bays at west end.
External chimney with brick stack to rear south side of hall and also rebuilt
external chimney to rear'south gable end of cross-wing. Single storey and
attic. Framing: three rows of square panels from sill to wall-plate, collar
and tie-beam trusses with struts. Windows are all C20 casements. North front
elevation: hall part has two square ground floor windows and a skylight. Gable
end of cross-wing to right has two ground floor square windows and an attic
light. Main entrance on west side of cross-wing and has a C20 gabled canopy and
C20 door. Lean-to outshut with catslide roof to rear of hall. Interior retains
its winder staircase in cross-wing. (VCH, IV, p 317).

Listing NGR: SO6304368406

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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