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Oasthouse and Hop Kilns Immediately South of Old Country House, Mathon

Description: Oasthouse and Hop Kilns Immediately South of Old Country House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151513

OS Grid Reference: SO7269244639
OS Grid Coordinates: 372692, 244639
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0994, -2.4001

Location: Mathon, County of Herefordshire WR13 5PS

Locality: Mathon
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WR13 5PS

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Listing Text


3/114 Oasthouse and hop kilns
immediately south of
- Old Country House


Oasthouse and hop kilns. Probably late C17 - early C18 and late C19.
Two parts. To North: C17 - C18 timber-framed wattle and daub, rubble cased
oasthouse with tiled roof. One storey and attic, 2 bays, 9-pane casement
to north attic gable, east entrance through ledged door to north bay.
Framing is of square panels 3 high to wall-plate with raking struts from
collars in gables. To south: a pair of attached brick cylindrical hop
kilns with conical slate roofs under cowls and wind-vanes. Interior: the
north part has a hop-treading-hole, complete cider press and cider mill,
the latter powered by a c1936 "Matchless" motor cycle.

Listing NGR: SO7269244639

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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