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Lower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Madley, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0426 / 52°2'33"N

Longitude: -2.8484 / 2°50'54"W

OS Eastings: 341908

OS Northings: 238587

OS Grid: SO419385

Mapcode National: GBR FD.FJ2P

Mapcode Global: VH784.LX1H

Entry Name: Lower House

Listing Date: 29 September 1952

Last Amended: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155111

Location: Madley, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Madley

Built-Up Area: Madley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Madley with Tyberton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


4/58 Lower House (formerly
listed as Lower Chilstone)


House. Possibly late C16 or C17, with early C19 and early C20 alterations.
Timber-frame with brick and plaster infill, brick; pantile and tile roofs with
brick stack. L-plan with arms to north-east and south-east. Two storeys.
North-west elevation has one window; gable front to right has first floor
2-light mid-C20 casement, ground floor has early C20 casement, also of two
lights, heavy corner posts with tripleangle struts in gable above cambered
tie-beam, dividing the storeys is a heavy cambered beam, angle strut from
cill to left corner post; attached to left is lower unfenestrated wing with
three square panels from cill to wall-plate; entry is in left-side of main
range behind subsidiary wing. Interior of the main wing has timber-framed
cross-walls forming.three structural bays and chamfered ceiling beams.
Underbuilt in brick right-along the southern side wall.

Listing NGR: SO4191038585

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