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Castle Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Kings Caple, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9542 / 51°57'15"N

Longitude: -2.6392 / 2°38'21"W

OS Eastings: 356171

OS Northings: 228603

OS Grid: SO561286

Mapcode National: GBR FP.M1YX

Mapcode Global: VH869.64MR

Entry Name: Castle Cottage

Listing Date: 10 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471816

Location: Kings Caple, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kings Caple

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kings Caple

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


1861/3/10003 Castle Cottage


House and outbuilding. Circa late C17; extended circa early C19. Timber-framed with plastered wattle infilling, extended in local sandstone rubble. Steeply pitched asbestos tile roof with gabled ends. Stone rubble gable-end stack with red brick shaft. PLAN: Small 1-room plan house with gable-end stack on right. Outbuilding added on left, the ground floor open at rear; the loft above extends the attic accommodation of the house. EXTERIOR: 1 storey and attic. Timber box-framing on right with large square plastered panels and later casement; outbuilding on left with blind stone rubble front wall. At rear, the outbuilding to right is open with re-used timber-framing above, under eaves; later outshut on left in front of timber-framing, and central raking dormer. Later outshut on gable end around stack. INTERIOR: House has chamfered floor beams with hollow-step or cyma stops and broad joists. Plank doors. Attic fireplace with simple chimneypiece and C19 iron grate.

Listing NGR: SO5617128603

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

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