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Lower House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Huntington, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1763 / 52°10'34"N

Longitude: -3.0975 / 3°5'50"W

OS Eastings: 325048

OS Northings: 253682

OS Grid: SO250536

Mapcode National: GBR F2.528Y

Mapcode Global: VH77F.8KBJ

Entry Name: Lower House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 August 1953

Last Amended: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150666

Location: Huntington, County of Herefordshire, HR5

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Huntington

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Huntington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

HUNTINGTON CP HUNTINGTON
SO 25 SE
2/111
19/8/53
Lower House Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as Lower
House)
II

Farmhouse. Late C16, altered and refaced mid- to late C18 with further
mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Timber-framed, partly rendered and partly
refaced or rebuilt in rubble with rubble additions. Slate roofs; roof of
main range is half-hipped at east end and hipped at west end. T-plan; main
range of three bays aligned east/west with intersecting cross-wing of two
framed bays at east end. Cross-wing has an external rendered rubble chimney
with moulded capping to stack at its west side elevation. Two storeys and
attic. Framing: not visible externally. North front elevation: main range
has two ground floor windows, one is blocked and has a rusticated lintel
and raised keyblock, the other has a 3-light C19 casement. There are two
3-light casements and a 2-light casement on the first floor, all with
rusticated lintels and raised keyblocks. Main entrance to left has a C20
gabled timber porch and a ledged and battened door. Cross-wing to right has
a first floor 3-light casement at its gable end and there is a door in the
angle with a blind, pointed transom light. Attic light at east end. A single-
bay C19 wing adjoins the east end of two storeys. It has a first floor 2-light
casement with a re-used held corbel beneath the sill and a partly-glazed C20
door in its north elevation. C20 single-storey addition to rear left.
Interior not inspected by the c oss-wing framing is said to be intact and have
square panels. (RCHM, III, p 77, item 13).


Listing NGR: SO2504853682

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