History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Cruck House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eardisley, County of Herefordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1407 / 52°8'26"N

Longitude: -3.01 / 3°0'35"W

OS Eastings: 330978

OS Northings: 249636

OS Grid: SO309496

Mapcode National: GBR F6.760H

Mapcode Global: VH77N.SG39

Entry Name: The Cruck House

Listing Date: 16 October 1967

Last Amended: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150644

Location: Eardisley, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Eardisley

Built-Up Area: Eardisley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Eardisley with Bollingham and Willersley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in
Eardisley

Listing Text

EARDISLEY CP

WHITNEY ROAD (south side)

SO 3049 - 3149
7/89
16.10.67

The Cruck House
(formerly listed as

Broadlands)
II

House. Probably C14, altered mid-C19 and mid-C20. Timber-framed with
painted brick and rubble infill on painted rubble base and with some painted
rubble walling; stone-tiled roof laid in diminishing courses and rubble stack
at east end with rubble and brick shafts. Cruck hall house of two framed bays
aligned east/west with large east end chimney, Single storey and attic with
dormer. Framing: full cruck truss with collar exposed at east gable end.
Wall-framing has mainly two panels from sill to wall-plate. North front
elevation: there is a C19 oriel window on straight brackets with a hipped
roof and casements windows and also a 2-light C19 casement with a plank
weathering on the ground floor. Above is a gabled dormer with a 2-light casement
Main entrance to rear of chimney at east end and has a lean-to canopy
on straight brackets and a C20 door. Attic light at west end. C20 single-
storey flat-roofed extension at rear. Interior retains its central cruck
truss. (RCHM, III, p 53, item 9; Alcock, NW: CBA Cruck Catalogue, 1981).


Listing NGR: SO3097849636

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.