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Yoke Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Birley with Upper Hill, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.172 / 52°10'19"N

Longitude: -2.7769 / 2°46'36"W

OS Eastings: 346966

OS Northings: 252925

OS Grid: SO469529

Mapcode National: GBR FH.59TV

Mapcode Global: VH77L.TNBS

Entry Name: Yoke Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149641

Location: Birley with Upper Hill, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Birley with Upper Hill

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Hope-under-Dinmore

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

HOPE UNDER DINMORE CP UPPER HILL
SO 45 SE
4/78
Yoke Farmhouse
GV
II
The entry shall be amended to read:-
SO 45 SE BIRLEY CP UPPER HILL
4/78
Yoke Farmhouse
GV II

HOPE UNDER DINMORE CP UPPER HILL
SO 45 SE
4/78 Yoke Farmhouse
GV II

Farmhouse. Probably mid- to late C17, part rebuilt early C19. Part
sandstone ashlar, part timber-framed with rendered infill and sandstone
rubble with hipped slate roof and brick ridge stack. Original part of two
framed bays aligned east/west; external rubble chimney with offsets and
rebuilt stack on south side. C19 rebuilt wing adjoins to north with large
external rubble chimney, brick stack and bread oven at north end. Also
large chimney at junction of the two ranges. Two storeys. Framing: two
rows of square panels at first floor level, collar and tie-beam truss
with two struts at east end. Main east elevation: C19 part of three bays
Windows are all 3-light C19 casements with cambered heads. Central entrance
also has a cambered head, a panelled door and a transom light. The gable
end of the original part to the left has a 3-light C19 casement on both floors.
Interior has remained little altered since the C19. The hipped roof incorporates
part of the roof of the original wing. (RCHM, Herefs, III, p 71, item 12).


Listing NGR: SO4696652925

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