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Friends' Meeting House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Almeley, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.166 / 52°9'57"N

Longitude: -2.9769 / 2°58'36"W

OS Eastings: 333277

OS Northings: 252423

OS Grid: SO332524

Mapcode National: GBR F7.5N61

Mapcode Global: VH77H.CT2D

Entry Name: Friends' Meeting House

Listing Date: 2 September 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157537

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150388

Location: Almeley, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Almeley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Almeley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

ALMELEY CP ALMELEY WOOTTON
SO 35 SW
1/19 Friends' Meeting House
2.9.66
GV II*
Meeting House. 1672 for Roger Pritchard. Restored 1957. Sandstone
rubble plinth and timber-frame with plaster infill. Half-hipped tiled
roof. Sandstone rubble side stack incorporating baking oven. Two
structural bays aligned north-west/south-west. Two levels. North-east
elevation has one window, a 3-light mid-C20 steel casement, above which
is small square light. Ground floor has another steel casement of
four lights to left of centre. Entry, via timber-framed porch, to right-
hand return, has carved lintol to doorway and ledged door, probably C17,
with strap hinges. Frame is three square panels high from cill to wall-
plate. Inthrior has one truss with raking struts from collar to principals.
Short two-flight staircase with moulded handrail. Square newel post with
finial carved into facets. Plain flat balusters. Beneath the staircase
is a ledged door, probably C17, with strap hinges. Upper level extends
over north-east half of the building and has re-used oak floor boards.
C20 balusters to south-east form edge of gallery aligned with sawn-off
tie-beam. (BoE, p 65; RCHM, Vol III, p 6).


Listing NGR: SO3327752423

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