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Upper Howsen Farmhouse, Cotheridge

Description: Upper Howsen Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151701

OS Grid Reference: SO7960054177
OS Grid Coordinates: 379600, 254177
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1855, -2.2998

Location: Cotheridge, Worcestershire WR6 5LR

Locality: Cotheridge
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 5LR

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Listing Text


5/31 Upper Howsen Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, early C18 and later alterations. Timber-framed,
refaced in brick, tiled roofs, large external brick rear stack with rebuilt
single shaft; also external brick stack to right side elevation. H-shape
plan of hall and 2 cross-wings. Central range of 3 framed bays, 3 bay cross-
wing and 2-bay service wing. Two storeys with dentilled eaves cornice to
central range and 3-course band between main floors of solar wing. Front elevation:
Central range has a 4-light casement with cambered head, 2 first floor 3-light
casements and a planked door with a cambered head adjacent to cross-wing. Cross-
wing gable end has a glazing bar sash with cambered head and a blocked similar-
sized window at ground floor level, 2 first floor cross casements and an attic
light; there is a C20 multi-paned door to the right of the blocked window. Ser-
vice wing gable end has a 11-light casement with cambered head flanked by 2
small square casements, and a first floor casement with cambered head. The
interior was not inspected. A C19 outshut adjoins the central range and service
wing to rear.

Listing NGR: SO7960054177

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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