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Hop Kilns and Malthouse About 100 Yards South of Kyrewood House, Tenbury

Description: Hop Kilns and Malthouse About 100 Yards South of Kyrewood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150787

OS Grid Reference: SO6046667919
OS Grid Coordinates: 360466, 267919
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3080, -2.5813

Location: B4204, Tenbury, Worcestershire WR15 8SG

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

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Listing Text

SO 66 NW
3/96 Hop kilns and malthouse
about 100 yards south of
Kyrewood House


Hop kilns and malthouse. Mid-C18 and mid- to late C19. Brick with partly
hipped two-span slate roofs. Main part composed of two parallel ranges of
roughly five bays aligned north/south. Three square adjoining kilns at
south end of west range with additional parallel range at rear. Two levels.
Main west elevation: main part has a square window and a central blocked arch-
way with a cambered head on the ground floor. On the upper floor are eight
rectangular windows with cambered heads (pairs of windows in three central
bays and single windows in outer bays). There are three cowls on the roof
and at the north end of the ridge is a timber louvred lantern with a pyra-
midal roof and weathervane. The three kilns at the south end have steeply
pitched pyramidal roofs surmounted by louvred timber lanterns. Interior:
malting floor appears to survive at the northern end. Otherwise, interior
only partially inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SO6046667919

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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