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New Mills Farmhouse, Little Birch

Description: New Mills Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 155645

OS Grid Reference: SO5249830113
OS Grid Coordinates: 352498, 230113
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9675, -2.6928

Location: Little Birch, County of Herefordshire HR2 6QW

Locality: Little Birch
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 6QW

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Listing Text

SO 53 SW
5/49 New Mills Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Probably C17 with later alterations. Timber-frame and sandstone
rubble with Welsh slate roofs and brick stacks. L-plan with arms extending
roughly southwards and eastwards. Cellar, two storeys and attics. West
elevation has one 6-pane late C19 window placed centrally below eaves.
Beneath is a similar window with nine panes. To its right is a 2-light
glazing bar casement beneath which is a segmentally-headed entry with ledged
door to the cellar. Large side stack and to the extreme left another 6-pane
window beneath which is a small hipped roof projection. Main entry to ground
floor is from north side through early C20 gabled porch. South elevation has
some exposed framing to right-hand side. Interior has exposed square framing
on north side of east/west range with 2-light C18 wrought iron casement
enveloped by C19 additions. Kitchen to north-east contains bread oven and
copper. Trusses of east/west range have raking struts. North gable of
north/south range has unusual pattern of angle struts. (RCHM, Vol I, p 22).

Listing NGR: SO5249230115

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Source: English Heritage

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