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Lower Town Farmhouse, Tenbury

Description: Lower Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 150795

OS Grid Reference: SO5642267488
OS Grid Coordinates: 356422, 267488
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3038, -2.6405

Location: Hayes Lane, Tenbury, Worcestershire WR15 8TJ

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

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Listing Text

SO 56 NE
2/104 Lower Town Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C16 or earlier with early 619 and mid-C19 alterations. Part
timber-framed with rendered and painted brick infill, brick replacement
walling and refacing, part brick; slate roof with west end brick stack and
rubble chimney with diagonally-set brick stack to east of centre. Three main
bays and through-passage bay with inserted chimney forming lobby entrance
aligned east/west; external rubble chimney with offsets and diagonally-set
detached brick stack at east end. Two storeys. Framing: some wall-framing
visible to north-east. Main south elevation: central main bay is gabled and
has a parapet with kneelers. All window openings and entrance have a hoodmould
with returns. Both storeys have a 2-light, a 3-light and a multi-paned single-
light window. The entrance in the chimney bay has a four-centred archway
beneath a square head with glazed spandrels and double doors. Interior:
internal wall-framing partly exposed including large swept upper corner bracing
at east end.

Listing NGR: SO5642267488

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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