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Church Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Orleton, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.3006 / 52°18'2"N

Longitude: -2.7444 / 2°44'39"W

OS Eastings: 349336

OS Northings: 267207

OS Grid: SO493672

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.X524

Mapcode Global: VH84H.DF0P

Plus Code: 9C4V8724+76

Entry Name: Church Croft

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150126

Location: Orleton, County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Orleton

Built-Up Area: Orleton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Orleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO 4967
10/104 Church Croft

House. C16, partly rebuilt late C17 with some mid-C19 alterations,
extended early C20. Timber-frame with rendered infill on coursed rubble
plinth, tile roof. L-plan, C16 cross-wing extending to north, the C17
range to east. A short C20 wing projects to the west from the cross-
wing. Central stack in east range of rendered rubble with a rectangular
brick shaft. North front of two storeys with one plus one windows, both
3-light casements. Ground floor has two plus one windows, all 3-light
casements. The entrance in angle has a lean-to C20 porch. Framing: cross-
wing jettied with chamfered bressummer. Ground floor, two square panels
high with close-studding above. The gable truss has a king-post with herring-
bone struts. Framing of east range four square panels high. Interior has
exposed chamfered and stopped ceiling beams, and a large inglenook in west
room of C17 range. (RCHM, 3, p 158, no 10; Parkinson, J and Ould E A:
Old Cottages, Farmhouses and other half-timbered buildings in Shropshire,
Herefordshire and Cheshire, 1904, pl 31).

Listing NGR: SO4933267206

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