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The Town

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Frome, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.1092 / 52°6'33"N

Longitude: -2.4869 / 2°29'12"W

OS Eastings: 366751

OS Northings: 245760

OS Grid: SO667457

Mapcode National: GBR FW.99QC

Mapcode Global: VH85L.V74Y

Entry Name: The Town

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349218

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153089

Location: Castle Frome, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Castle Frome

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Frome and Frome's Hill

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 64 NE

2/124 The Town


Farmhouse, reputed to date from 1560, altered and extended largely during
C18 and mid-C19, altered C20. Timber-frame with wattle-and-daub and part
painted brick infill, sandstone plinth, roughcast to rear, part hipped slate
roofs. Irregular plan, two framed bays aligned east/west formerly with east
gable (now hipped), additions to north and south giving lean-tos with cat-
slide roof, further addition extending to north at rear, entrances to north
and south, main central axial stack. Two storeys, attics and cellar; east
front, two 2-light windows to attic, two similar windows flank two closely
grouped windows to first floor, two 3-light casement windows flank central
4-light window to ground floor. Framing largely complete though enclosed
within later additions. Three square panels to each floor, upper floor
projects forward slightly with fragments of mouldings to bressummer supported
on decorative brackets with pilaster motifs carved on uprights. Interior
contains moulded members to walls of main room on ground and first floor
room above, and moulded cross-beamed ceilings.

Listing NGR: SO6675145760

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