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Lower Mawfield Farmhouse, Allensmore

Description: Lower Mawfield Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 155314

OS Grid Reference: SO4521936493
OS Grid Coordinates: 345219, 236493
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0241, -2.7998

Location: Allensmore, County of Herefordshire HR2 9BQ

Locality: Allensmore
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 9BQ

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Listing Text

SO 43 NE
3/14 Lower Mawfield Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Probably C17 with earlier origins and later alterations. Timber-
frame with brick infill and brick rear wall. Hipped Welsh slate roof and brick
ridge stack. U-plan with main range aligned roughly north/south and return
wings to east. Two storeys and attics. West elevation has four windows, mid-
C20 glazing bar casements, one to each of four exposed timber-framed gables.
In ground floor of left gable is a 3-light mid-C19 casement with a segmental
head. Right gable has another C20 casement to left of which is an early C20
glazed porch with two gables. Both the right and left gables have V-struts
above their collars. The latter also has two parallel angle struts to each
corner post, and a vertical post between the V-struts. Frame has roughly square
but irregular panels. Rear elevation has segmentally headed casements to brick
main range. The left and right gables have exposed timber-framing. Tallet stairs
rise from north over a kennel to door on right hand side of left gable. Interior
(not inspected) noted by RCHM as having C17 staircase, moulded ceiling beams and
other early features. (RCHM Vol I, p 18).

Listing NGR: SO4521936493

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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