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Court Farmhouse, Preston Wynne

Description: Court Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 154034

OS Grid Reference: SO5574947005
OS Grid Coordinates: 355749, 247005
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1196, -2.6477

Location: Preston Wynne, County of Herefordshire HR1 3PB

Locality: Preston Wynne
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 3PB

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Listing Text


5/69 Court Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now partly store and partly empty. C14 with C17 and later
alterations and additions. Timber-framed and brick with rendered
finishings, pantiles to hall range and slates to cross-wings. Large
rubble external stack with diagonally set clustered brick shafts at
east junction of hall and cross-wing; side stack to cross-wing in
corresponding position to west. T-plan with C14 main hall range
aligned roughly north/south and C17 cross-wing added to south end.
Main range of four bays and cross-wing, remodelled C19, now of three
windows. One storey and attic to main range; two storeys and attic
to cross-wing. West elevation: two plus one windows, exposed unfenestrated
timber-framing, three panels high to left, two entrances from high rubble
plinth to centre of hall range and one 4-light late C19 casement to right
with two gabled dormers above; gable end of cross-wing has attic light.
South elevation: regular mid-C20 casements and central glazed door under
gabled porch. Interior: C14 spere truss and spere posts, a cruck and
cusped raking struts remain in south end of hall part. Much of the
interior timber is white washed. (RCHM Vol II, p 155, plates 23 & 39).

Listing NGR: SO5574947005

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Source: English Heritage

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