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The Old Greyhound

A Grade II Listed Building in Longtown, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9531 / 51°57'10"N

Longitude: -2.9849 / 2°59'5"W

OS Eastings: 332408

OS Northings: 228742

OS Grid: SO324287

Mapcode National: GBR F7.M079

Mapcode Global: VH78N.65VM

Entry Name: The Old Greyhound

Listing Date: 29 September 1952

Last Amended: 14 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355396

Location: Longtown, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Longtown

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Clodock and Longtown

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


6/88 The Old Greyhound
(formerly listed as
29.9.52 Greyhound Inn)

- II

Former inn, now house. C16, extended to north during late C17 or early
C18, further mid-C19 and C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed
earlier section with wattle-and-daub infill and stone slate roof, sandstone
rubble south gable end and part refacing to rear; rendered sandstone rubble
later section with C20 tiled roof. Two framed bays of timber-framed house
aligned north/south with south gable-end stack and entrance to right on east
front, large rectangular plan later section adjoins to north and projects
forward to east with central entrance and gable-end stacks, later addition
in angle with earlier house. Two storeys; east front: timber-framed section
to left, one casement window with decorative glazing, ledged door to right.
Framing: upper overhanging floor supported on chamfered joists, vertical
studs with struts arranged in herringbone pattern; 3-light casement window
in addition to right, later house to right has three plain sash windows, lean-
to porch with panelled door. Interior of earlier house retains fine chamfered
ceiling beams, the later section not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO3240828742

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

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