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Caerswall Farmhouse, Much Marcle

Description: Caerswall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 152702

OS Grid Reference: SO6405733566
OS Grid Coordinates: 364057, 233566
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9994, -2.5249

Location: Much Marcle, County of Herefordshire HR8 2NY

Locality: Much Marcle
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2NY

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Listing Text

SO 63 SW

7/37 Caerswall Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C17, possibly with earlier origins and with
later alterations. Timber-framed, faced in sandstone rubble and finished
in roughcast, stone stacks to left and rear sides and two brick ridge
stacks, one to right of centre and one to right end; slate roofs. L-plan
with main ranged aligned east/west and wing projecting southwards at west
end. Two storeys, 1:4 windows. Regularly spaced 2-pane casements with
segmental heads to ground floor, central early C20 porch. Interior: C17
panelling to part of first floor, collar trusses, some with V-struts,
blocked chamfered segmentally-headed opening at top of main staircase;
principal room to left of porch has beams with run-out stop chamfers;
ceiling beams of ground floor of later cross-wing have plain deep chamfers;
moulded beams, probably re-used, to bay forming junction of the two ranges
near secondary staircase, may alternatively be remains of a solar to main
range. (RCHM Vol II, p 133).

Listing NGR: SO6405733566

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Source: English Heritage

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