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The Tan House

A Grade II Listed Building in Richards Castle (Hereford), County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.3216 / 52°19'17"N

Longitude: -2.7419 / 2°44'31"W

OS Eastings: 349526

OS Northings: 269540

OS Grid: SO495695

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.VZLK

Mapcode Global: VH849.FX93

Entry Name: The Tan House

Listing Date: 11 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150150

Location: Richards Castle (Hereford), County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Richards Castle (Hereford)

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Richards Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text



SO 46 NE

The Tan House


House. C15, with early C19 alterations, restored late C20. Timber-frame
with rendered infill on a C20 brick plinth, underbuilt in painted brick
with tile roof. T-plan, cross-wing aligned east/west, with hall range
to north, lateral stack on cross-wing. West front has gabled cross-wing
to right, formerly jettied, two storeys with a 2-light casement over a
3-light casement. Range to left of one storey with attic lit by a gabled
dormer. Ground floor has a single-light casement to left, a 3-light casement
to right. Entrance in angle has a lean-to C20 tiled porch. Framing
three square panels high, much restored. West gable of cross-wing has
curved angle braces to cambered tie-beam and three struts to collar with
trenched purlins. Interior not inspected, but hall range reported to have
a smoke-blackened roof. (RCHM, 3, p 174, no 19).

Listing NGR: SO4952669540

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