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Latitude: 52.3257 / 52°19'32"N
Longitude: -2.7785 / 2°46'42"W
OS Eastings: 347039
OS Northings: 270017
OS Grid: SO470700
Mapcode National: GBR BH.VNMW
Mapcode Global: VH76T.STG0
Entry Name: Fircroft and Adjoining Haybarn
Listing Date: 11 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1349925
English Heritage Legacy ID: 150204
Location: Elton, County of Herefordshire, SY8
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Elton
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Wigmore Abbey
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO 47 SE
4/25 Fircroft and
House and adjoining haybarn. Late C16 with mid-C19 and late C20 alterations.
Timber-framed on rubble base with some rubble and brick walling concealed
beneath sheets of hardboard painted to resemble timber-framing. Corrugated
metal roof with overhanging eaves, hipped at east end and with brick stack
at west end of ridge. Two framed bays aligned east/west. Two storeys.
No framing exposed externally. South front elevation: there is a C19 bay
window with a lean-to roof in the west bay, a single-light first floor case-
ment in the east bay and the main entrance, in the west bay has a C19 gabled
timber porch with trellis infill and a partly-glazed door. There is a C19
square metal window on both floors at the east end. Interior has some sub-
stantial exposed timbers. Haybarn adjoins west end. Timber-framed and
weatherboarded with corrugated iron roof, hipped at west end. Single framed
bay plus hipped-roofed bay with lean-to at west end. Partly two levels.
Three panels from sill to wall-plate. There is a truncated collar and tie-
beam roof truss at the west end of the main bay. Main entrance in south
elevation. Also door and loft opening to hipped-roofed part. The western-
most bay of the haybarn has probably been rebuilt and the barn re-roofed.
Listing NGR: SO4703970017
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