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Upper House Farmhouse and Adjoining Granary, Tenbury

Description: Upper House Farmhouse and Adjoining Granary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150760

OS Grid Reference: SO6155965220
OS Grid Coordinates: 361559, 265220
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2838, -2.5649

Location: Tenbury, Worcestershire WR15 8RL

Locality: Tenbury
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR15 8RL

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Listing Text

SO 66 NW
3/69 Upper House Farmhouse
and adjoining granary


Farmhouse and adjoining granary. Circa 1760 with mid-C19 alterations. Brick
with ashlar dressings and blue brick detailing; two-span slate and plain tiled
roofs with brick stacks. Three storeys and cellar; three-course band at first
floor level to rear (second course of blue brick headers) and cogged eaves
level course at east gable end of rear range. Three bays; windows have ashlar
sills and rusticated wedge lintels. 12-pane sashes on the ground and first
floors and six-pane sashes on the second floor. Central entrance has a flat
canopy on moulded timber brackets and a six-panelled door (four panels are
glazed) with a transom light which has three glazing bars. Granary situated
at left end. Brick and plain tiled roof which has a parapet and kneelers at
its gable end. Two levels. Two bays. South elevation has two ground floor
four-pane sashes with cambered heads, two upper level windows and a central
entrance with a cambered head and ledged and battened door. There is an
external staircase to a loft door in the north elevation.

Listing NGR: SO6155965220

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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