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Upper Town Farmhouse, Tenbury

Description: Upper Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 150838

OS Grid Reference: SO5747367318
OS Grid Coordinates: 357473, 267318
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3023, -2.6251

Location: Berrington Road, Tenbury, Worcestershire WR15 8TH

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

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Listing Text

SO 56 NE
2/147 Upper Town Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17, altered C18, mid-C19 and early C20. Part timber-framed with
brick and rendered infill and replacement walling on rubble base, part brick
with plain tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing plan; hall part of three framed
bays aligned roughly north/south and having an external brick chimney and
remains of a bread oven at its north end. Cross-wing of two framed bays
situated at southern end with large brick chimney on its south side. Two
storeys and attic. Framing: hall part of three square panels from sill to
wall-plate with long straight braces across some lower corners. Tie-beam
truss with lattice struts situated at north end. Cross-wing has two rows of
panels surviving at first floor level of west gable end and a collar and tie-
beam truss with struts above. West front elevation: hall part has two 2-light
casements and two rectangular lights on the ground floor, a 2-light casement
and a rectangular light on the first floor and a C20 flat-roofed dormer with a
3-light casement. Main entrance to right of centre has a timber porch with a
curved corrugated iron canopy and a partly-glazed door and transom light with
two glazing bars. Cross-wing gable has a 3-light ground floor casement, a 2-
light first floor casement and an attic light. Substantial C20 addition to
rear of cross-wing.

Listing NGR: SO5747367318

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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