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Broom Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodenham Moor, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.1518 / 52°9'6"N

Longitude: -2.6665 / 2°39'59"W

OS Eastings: 354497

OS Northings: 250603

OS Grid: SO544506

Mapcode National: GBR FN.6F6K

Mapcode Global: VH859.Q5QR

Plus Code: 9C4V582M+PC

Entry Name: Broom Cottage

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082021

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149594

Location: Bodenham, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Bodenham

Built-Up Area: Bodenham Moor

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Bodenham

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO 55 SW
5/31 Broom Cottage
House, formerly occupied by local blacksmith. Circa 1675 with mid-C19 and
mid-C20 alterations. Timber-framed with rendered and painted brick infill
on sandstone base, partly roughcast with slate roof. Two plus one framed
bays aligned north-west/south-east [single-bay part situated at end of range
adjoining to south-east known as The Haven (qv)]. Large rubble chimney at
junction of two-bay and single-bay part with three diagonal brick ridge
stacks; main entrance presently faces chimney forming lobby-entry plan.
Also C20 external chimney at north-west end. There is a continuous timber-
framed lean-to outshut at rear. Part two storeys and attic, part single
storey and attic with half-dormers. Framing: four rows of panels from sill
to wall-plate, collar and tie-beam truss with four struts and V-strut in
apex at north-west gable end. South-west front elevation: two-bay part has
C20 casements on both floors, all of two lights. Single-bay part has a 2-
light ground floor casement, a C19 gabled half-dormer with a 2-light casement,
and the main entrance has a gabled C20 timber porch and C20 door. (RCHM Herefs
II, p 16, item 37).

Listing NGR: SO5449750603

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