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Cowhouse at Lower Farm About 12 Yards West of Lower Farm Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Beckford, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0327 / 52°1'57"N

Longitude: -2.0236 / 2°1'24"W

OS Eastings: 398477

OS Northings: 237147

OS Grid: SO984371

Mapcode National: GBR 2KN.K67

Mapcode Global: VHB14.W52J

Entry Name: Cowhouse at Lower Farm About 12 Yards West of Lower Farm Cottages

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148493

Location: Beckford, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Beckford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 9635- 9735
11/41 Cowhouse at Lower Farm
about 12 yards west of
Lower Farm Cottages

Cowhouse, possibly a former dwelling. Circa 1600, with mid-C19 alterations.
Part coursed limestone rubble, part timber-framed with rendered infill on
rubble base with some weatherboarding and brick replacement walling. L-plan;
main part aligned east/west and probably of five bays with south-east wing of
three bays; there is a chimney in the central bay of the south-east wing with
a brick ridge stack. Two levels. Framing: main north elevation has three rows
of panels.from sill to wall-plate. East side of wing has one row of panels
at eaves level and a short straight brace in the left upper corner. Main south
elevation has three stable doors (one with a cambered brick head) and three
loft openings. The west elevation of the south-east wing has two ground floor
openings (one with a cambered head) and a ledged and battened door in the central
bay. Boarded loft opening in west gable end of main part. Interior not accessible.

Listing NGR: SO9847737147

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

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