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Moorend Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashperton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0757 / 52°4'32"N

Longitude: -2.5317 / 2°31'53"W

OS Eastings: 363658

OS Northings: 242054

OS Grid: SO636420

Mapcode National: GBR FT.CJMR

Mapcode Global: VH85S.23G4

Entry Name: Moorend Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 November 1952

Last Amended: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152988

Location: Ashperton, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ashperton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Stretton Grandison with Ashperton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 64 SW

5/23 Moorend Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as
18.11.52 Moorend)


Farmhouse. C17 with later alterations. Timber-framed, part painted brick
and part wattle-and-daub infill, sandstone plinth, tiled roof hipped to
south, five framed bays aligned north/south facing east with two small
adjacent wings extending to west at northern west front, possibly the former
stair turret and porch, present entrance to south of centre; north of centre
large axial stack with three restoredstar plan brick shafts, further external
stack at south gable end. Two storeys, attic and cellar. Irregular fenestration:
five windows, 2- and 3-light casements, mostly leaded; further small 2-light
casement window directly below eaves in second bay from north, one window to
south and three to north flank glazed gabled porch. Framing: square panelling,
generally seven panels from sill to wall-plate, diagonal bracing from sill
to main post and above from girding beam to main post at north gable end
with lattice framing in gable. Interior: contains good chamfered beams and
moulded beams in former main hall (now subdivided), a 5-light ovolo moulded
window iS enclosed at the rear. Trusses: two struts to collar with V-struts
in apex and two tiers of purlins.

Listing NGR: SO6365842054

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

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