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The Old Workhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kimbolton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2437 / 52°14'37"N

Longitude: -2.7023 / 2°42'8"W

OS Eastings: 352146

OS Northings: 260841

OS Grid: SO521608

Mapcode National: GBR FL.0Y1B

Mapcode Global: VH84Q.3VSW

Plus Code: 9C4V67VX+F3

Entry Name: The Old Workhouse

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150517

Location: Kimbolton, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kimbolton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kimbolton with Hammish

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO 56 SW
The Old Workhouse
House, divided into tenements. Early C16 core extended during late C17
or early C18, further late C18 and early C19 additions. Timber-framed
earlier house with part wattle-and-daub and part painted brick infill,
sandstone rubble plinth, later additions and stacks with brick shafts,
Welsh slate roof. Two framed bays aligned east/west with cross-wing at
east end, rubble additions to east and to rear, gable-end stacks. Two
storeys. South front: upper storey of two earlier bays to left formerly
jettied with moulded bressummer but now underbuilt; 12-pane casement
window set in opening of former larger window with moulded slightly pro-
jecting sill to left and 4-pane casement window to right, ground floor
has 2-light casement window to left and two single-lights to right of
ledged door with simple lean-to canopy. Cross-wing to right with skeletal
frame revealed at time of re-survey; window opening with projecting sill
to upper floor and traces of similar sill to ground floor, gable end of
sandstone rubble addition to right with 2-light casement window in gable
and ledged door to ground floor. (RCHM, Vol 3, p 78).

Listing NGR: SO5214660841

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