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The Old Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Adforton, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3347 / 52°20'4"N

Longitude: -2.8832 / 2°52'59"W

OS Eastings: 339919

OS Northings: 271098

OS Grid: SO399710

Mapcode National: GBR BC.V0VJ

Mapcode Global: VH76R.ZL43

Entry Name: The Old Hall

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149475

Location: Adforton, County of Herefordshire, SY7

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Adforton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigmore Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 37 SE ADFORTON CP -

5/9 The Old Hall

11.6.59

GV II


House. Possibly C14 or C15 with C17 and later alterations. Timber-
frame with rendered finish. Welsh slate roof. Sandstone rubble and
brick stacks. Rectangular plan aligned roughly east/west. One storey
and attic. South elevation has 1:1 windows, a small square light to
left and one 3-light early C20 casement in jettied gable to right of
centre. Ground floor has a 2-light early C20 casement to left and a 3-
light mid-C20 casement beneath the jettied gable. Entry in mid-C20 gabled
porch to east gable. Interior: has three pairs of cruck blades. One has
moulded blades about 18 inches thick and chamfered arch-braces to cusped
collar with cusped V-struts. Principal ground floor room has four-centred
oak lintel to fireplace and deeply chamfered joists with straight-cut stops.
The west wall of the same room has two rows of square timber-framing of
heavy scantling. West bay has angle struts from top corner of posts.
Ex-situ C17 splat balusters to staircase. The Old Hall was formerly
known as Fairfield (RCHM, Vol III, p 3).


Listing NGR: SO3991971098

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