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Reading Room Cottage and Lower Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Byford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0797 / 52°4'46"N

Longitude: -2.8815 / 2°52'53"W

OS Eastings: 339686

OS Northings: 242739

OS Grid: SO396427

Mapcode National: GBR FC.C1W2

Mapcode Global: VH77Y.0ZJL

Plus Code: 9C4V34H9+V9

Entry Name: Reading Room Cottage and Lower Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 February 1953

Last Amended: 23 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149985

Location: Byford, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Byford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Byford and Mansel Gamage

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/02/2018

SO 34 SE; 4/27

Reading Room Cottage, Lower Farmhouse

Formerly listed as: Wayside Cottages, Rozel Cottage and Wye Leys; Previously listed as Lower Farmhouse)



Farmhouse, three houses when surveyed. C17, restored late C20. Timber-frame with
painted brick infill on a rubble plinth with machine tile roof. L-plan,
cross-wing extending to east, other range to north. Chimney stack placed
centrally in latter range. North (street) front is of one storey with attic
lit by a flat-roofed dormer in the hipped gable end. Ground floor has
two single-light casements to left. Entrance central with a gabled tiled
canopy and a C20 ledged and boarded door. Framing: three square panels,
the gable of the cross-wing having three struts to the collar and a king
strut above.

Listing NGR: SO3968442732

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