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Home Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Allensmore, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0141 / 52°0'50"N

Longitude: -2.7811 / 2°46'51"W

OS Eastings: 346488

OS Northings: 235363

OS Grid: SO464353

Mapcode National: GBR FH.H8RG

Mapcode Global: VH78C.RM3V

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155308

Location: Allensmore, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Allensmore

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Allensmore

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

ALLENSMORE CP -
SO 43 NE
3/8 Home Farmhouse
GV II
Farmhouse. Probably C17 with later alterations and additions. Sandstone
rubble and brick with hipped tiled and corrugated iron roofs and diagonal
brick stacks. L-plan with one arm to north-north-east and the other to
east-south-east. One storey and attic. South elevation has three windows,
early C20 gabled dormers with 2-light casements. Beneath them, three glazing
bar sashes. Late C20 glazed porch to left of centre conceals late C17 or early
C18 door with six panels. Small lean-to C20 porch in -breeze block in front of
right hand side. To left is a late C18 to early C19 brick catslide lean-to
enveloping a former end stack. West elevation has, above the lean-to, two
gabled dormers with casements, probably C18, glazed with quarries. Attached
to the left is a brick mid-C19 granary and stable block. Interior has pegged
king-post trusses to south range. Catslide roofed western extension has five
bays and half-trusses each with one vertical post tied back to the bottom of
each principal. Granary and stable block has mid-C19 king-posts carrying
raking struts to principals. Immediately to the east of Home Farmhouse is the
site of Allensmore Court which was demolished c1957. This represented an
unusually close juxtaposition of a small country house and its home farm.
(RCHM, Vol I, p 16).


Listing NGR: SO4648835363

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