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The Old Maidenhead

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyonshall, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.1944 / 52°11'39"N

Longitude: -2.9709 / 2°58'15"W

OS Eastings: 333734

OS Northings: 255570

OS Grid: SO337555

Mapcode National: GBR F7.3XC0

Mapcode Global: VH77H.G39M

Entry Name: The Old Maidenhead

Listing Date: 19 August 1953

Last Amended: 16 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150278

Location: Lyonshall, County of Herefordshire, HR5

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Lyonshall

Built-Up Area: Lyonshall

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Lyonshall

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text



SO 35 NW

The Old Maidenhead
(formerly listed as
The Maidenhead Inn)


Former inn, now house. Late C15 or early C16; earlier with with later C17
additional wing; further late C19 and C20 alterations. Timber-framed on
sandstone plinth with wattle-and-daub infill, now completely roughcast rendered;
painted squared sandstone rubble porch; C20 tiled roof. Two parallel ranges
aligned north-west/south-east with gable ends to road; lateral stacks.
Entrance to right gable end and further entrance to left-hand return of left
wing. Two storeys. Entrance front with two gable ends. The earlier left-
hand wing projects forward and has one 2-light C20 casement window and a
canted bay window with casements to the ground floor; gable end of added
wing to right with two 2-light casement windows to upper floor and one 3-light
casement window to right of stone porch with lead-to roof. Three-light case-
ment window to porch to left of square-headed outer doorway; inner half-glazed
door. The interior reveals the moulded bressummer and former jetty on the
eastern side of the earlier wing, now enclosed in a central passageway. The
close-studded timber-framing of the earlier wings is also revealed. (RCHM,
Vol III, p 142).

Listing NGR: SO3373455570

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