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Upper House and Adjoining Outbuilding and Hop Kiln

A Grade II Listed Building in Humber, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.1891 / 52°11'20"N

Longitude: -2.6714 / 2°40'16"W

OS Eastings: 354198

OS Northings: 254750

OS Grid: SO541547

Mapcode National: GBR FM.4CYS

Mapcode Global: VH853.N73P

Entry Name: Upper House and Adjoining Outbuilding and Hop Kiln

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349805

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149650

Location: Humber, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Humber

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke Prior and Ford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


SO 55 SW

Upper House and
adjoining outbuilding
and hop kiln


Farmhouse and adjoining outbuilding (probably a malthouse and granary) and
hop kiln. C17, origins, remodelled and refaced mid-C18 with further mid-C19
alterations. Part timber-framed, faced with handmade brick, part sandstone
rubble with machine-tiled roofs (hipped at west end and rear, raised to
front) and brick end stacks. Mainly three storeys with three-course band
between ground and first floors. One plus three bays. Windows are mainly
C19 casements. Three-bay part has two ground floor 3-light windows, three
first floor leaded windows and three first floor 2-light windows. Single-
bay part to left is built of rubble to second floor level and has a ground
floor cross-casement, a first floor 3-light window and a second floor 2-light
window. A lean-to rubble outshut at the left end has a 2-light ground floor
window in its front elevation. Rubble two-storey wing to rear right has
main entrance in angle with front range with C20 hipped roofed brick porch
and six-panelled door. Outbuilding is situated between rear wing and hop
kiln to rear centre of main range. Two levels. Three bays. It has a 2-
light window and a square window on the ground floor, and two upper level
2-light windows. External sandstone steps lead up to a loft door and there
is also an entrance with a ledged and battened door on the ground floor.
Hop kiln is mid-C19 and adjoins the west end of the outbuilding. Brick with
pyramidal slate roof and no cowl. Square plan opening with cambered head in
north side (RCHM, Herefs III, p 74, item 4).

Listing NGR: SO5419854750

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