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Comberton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Orleton, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3056 / 52°18'20"N

Longitude: -2.7391 / 2°44'20"W

OS Eastings: 349703

OS Northings: 267758

OS Grid: SO497677

Mapcode National: GBR BK.WSFF

Mapcode Global: VH84H.G9TV

Entry Name: Comberton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150115

Location: Orleton, County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Orleton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Orleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

ORLETON CP COMBERTON
SO 4967
10/93 Comberton Farmhouse
11.6.59
GV II

Farmhouse. Late C16 to early C17, remodelled late C18 with some 1980's
restoration. Timber-frame with rendered infill and slate roof. L-plan,
cross-wing extending to south, other range slightly offset extending to
east. Lobby entrance against stack in middle of east range. North front
of two storeys with gable-lit attic to cross-wing on right. First floor
four plus one windows, two 3-light casements to left, a fixed casement
and two 4-light casements. Ground floor has three plus one windows, the
outer two are 3-light casements, the others 4-light casements. The cross-
wing jetty is underbuilt in rubble, whilst the bay nearest this end of the
other range is jettied on scroll brackets. Entrance to right of centre in
subsidiary range with a shallow-pitched gabled slated canopy of plain wooden
posts with a 6-panel door. Framing: five square panels high, cross-wing
gable has a slightly projecting tie-beam with two collars and vertical
struts. Interior of cross-wing has traces of floral wall-paintings in
the north room on the first floor. Several triangular doorheads and exposed
chamfered and stopped-ceiling beams. (RCHM, 3, p 159, no 27).


Listing NGR: SO4970367758

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