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The Townend, Bosbury

Description: The Townend

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 153015

OS Grid Reference: SO7103943332
OS Grid Coordinates: 371039, 243332
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0876, -2.4241

Location: Bosbury, County of Herefordshire HR8 1JS

Locality: Bosbury
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 1JS

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Listing Text

SO 74 SW

7/50 The Townend (formerly listed
as Upper Townend Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. c1600 with later additions and alterations. Timber-framed
with rendered infill, sandstone plinth, part brick and part sandstone
later additions, C20 tiled roof, later brick stack. Three framed bays
aligned south-west/north-east facing south-east. North-east gable end
stack, central entrance, later parallel range to rear with further lean-
to. Two storeys; south-east front, three casement windows, 3-light windows
flanking central 2-light window, similar 3-light windows flank large con-
temporary gabled porch with baluster shaped pilasters, scrolled brackets
and moulded lintel, ledged door. Framing: largely complete, four square
panels from sill to wall-plate, angle bracing to wall-plate.

Listing NGR: SO7103943332

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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