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Cowhouse About 50 Metres South-East of Trenant Farmhouse, Peterchurch

Description: Cowhouse About 50 Metres South-East of Trenant Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 153772

OS Grid Reference: SO3423437588
OS Grid Coordinates: 334234, 237588
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0328, -2.9601

Location: Peterchurch, County of Herefordshire HR2 0SU

Locality: Peterchurch
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 0SU

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Listing Text


9/150 Cowhouse about 50 metres
south-east of Trenant Farmhouse


Former house, now cowhouse. Early C17 with mid-C19 and C20 alterations.
Timber-frame with wattle-and-daub infill on rubble plinth, stone slate roof
patched with corrugated iron. Three bays aligned east/west, east bay of
rubble, 2 framed bays to west; stack to east of framing with adjoining
spiral staircase on north side. North front: one storey, attic lit by raked
top dormer; rubble bay to left with 2-light casement at right side (lighting
staircase); entrance off-centre left in 2 framed bays, flanked by two 2-light
casements. Framing: 2 square panels high, west gable truss: 2 queen posts
to collar, V-struts in apex. There is evidence in this gable that the
building extended further in this direction. Interior: between 2 framed bays
a timber-framed partition with 2 segmental headed doors. (RCHM 1, p 216, no 21).

Listing NGR: SO3423437588

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Source: English Heritage

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