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Upper Town Farm; No. 1, Upper Town; No. 2, Upper Town

A Grade II Listed Building in Tenbury, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3023 / 52°18'8"N

Longitude: -2.6251 / 2°37'30"W

OS Eastings: 357473

OS Northings: 267318

OS Grid: SO574673

Mapcode National: GBR BP.X4FL

Mapcode Global: VH84K.GD2C

Entry Name: Upper Town Farm; No. 1, Upper Town; No. 2, Upper Town

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150838

Location: Tenbury, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR15

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Tenbury

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Tenbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/10/2016

SO 56 NE

No. 1, Upper Town; No. 2, Upper Town; Upper Town Farm

(Formerly listed as: Upper Town Farmhouse)



Farmhouse. C17, altered C18, mid-C19 and early C20. Part timber-framed with
brick and rendered infill and replacement walling on rubble base, part brick
with plain tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing plan; hall part of three framed
bays aligned roughly north/south and having an external brick chimney and
remains of a bread oven at its north end. Cross-wing of two framed bays
situated at southern end with large brick chimney on its south side. Two
storeys and attic. Framing: hall part of three square panels from sill to
wall-plate with long straight braces across some lower corners. Tie-beam
truss with lattice struts situated at north end. Cross-wing has two rows of
panels surviving at first floor level of west gable end and a collar and tie-
beam truss with struts above. West front elevation: hall part has two 2-light
casements and two rectangular lights on the ground floor, a 2-light casement
and a rectangular light on the first floor and a C20 flat-roofed dormer with a
3-light casement. Main entrance to right of centre has a timber porch with a
curved corrugated iron canopy and a partly-glazed door and transom light with
two glazing bars. Cross-wing gable has a 3-light ground floor casement, a 2-
light first floor casement and an attic light. Substantial C20 addition to
rear of cross-wing.

Listing NGR: SO5747367318

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

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