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Combe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Combe, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2618 / 52°15'42"N

Longitude: -2.9595 / 2°57'34"W

OS Eastings: 334612

OS Northings: 263059

OS Grid: SO346630

Mapcode National: GBR B8.ZL2H

Mapcode Global: VH773.ND9Y

Entry Name: Combe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 August 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081485

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149148

Location: Combe, County of Herefordshire, LD8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Combe

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Presteigne with Discoed

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


4/9 Combe Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C16 main wing and C17 added wing, C20 alterations.
Close-studded timber-framing with decorative herringbone framing in
gable of earlier wing; square panelled framing to later wing; sandstone
rubble plinth, part painted brick, part wattle-and-daub infill. Slate
roofs. Earlier wing aligned north/south with later wing adjoining and
extending to east; lateral stack to earlier wing, axial stack to later
wing backing onto through-passage. Present entrance in C20 rebuilding
of north gable end of earlier wing. Two storeys to earlier wing, single
storey and attic to later wing. South front: gable end of earlier wing
to left with jettied upper floor underbuilt on ground floor but with
jetty retained to west side with moulded bressummer, shaped brackets and
attached shafts. Three-light multi-pane C20 metal casement window to first
floor, similar C20 wooden window to ground floor; irregular fenestration to
later wing to right of one 4-pane casement window and 2-light glazing bar
casement window to left end and two C20 windows to right of half-glazed C20
door. The interior retains a cross-beamed ceiling in main room of earlier
block with heavily moulded main beams and subsidiary joists. (RCHM, Vol III,
p 33). -

Listing NGR: SO3461263059

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