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Deacons Cottage ye Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Orleton, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.3 / 52°18'0"N

Longitude: -2.7466 / 2°44'47"W

OS Eastings: 349186

OS Northings: 267138

OS Grid: SO491671

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.XBHJ

Mapcode Global: VH84H.BGV5

Plus Code: 9C4V8723+29

Entry Name: Deacons Cottage ye Old House

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Last Amended: 11 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167429

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150125

Location: Orleton, County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Orleton

Built-Up Area: Orleton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Orleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO 4967
10/103 Ye Old House and
Deacons Cottage
(formerly listed
11.6.59 as Vaughan's Bakery)


House. C16, partly rebuilt C17 with some early C20 alterations. Timber-
frame with painted brick and rendered infill on a coursed rubble plinth
under a tile roof. T-plan, cross-wing aligned north-west/south-east,
subsidiary range to north-east. Lateral stack of rubble with brick shaft
on south-east wall of cross-wing and north-west wall of other range.
North front of two storeys with jettied cross-wing to left. First floor
has one plus one windows, both 2-light casements. On ground floor two plus
two windows, two 2-light casements, a 3-light casement, and to right a 3-
light horizontally sliding sash. Entrance of Deacons Cottage in east gable
end, of Ye Old House in west return front. Framing: three square panels
high to subsidiary range. Cross-wing of two square panels high on each
floor, the deep jetty supported by curved brackets. Curved arch-braces
to tie-beam, three struts to collar, king-post above, with clasped purlins.
(RCHM, 3, p 158, no 4; Parkinson, J and Ould EA: Old Cottages, Farm houses
and other half-timbered buildings in Shropshire, Herefordshire and Cheshire,
1904, pl 33).

Listing NGR: SO4918667138

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