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Old Kates

A Grade II Listed Building in Michaelchurch Escley, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0298 / 52°1'47"N

Longitude: -3.0348 / 3°2'5"W

OS Eastings: 329103

OS Northings: 237330

OS Grid: SO291373

Mapcode National: GBR F4.GCVT

Mapcode Global: VH787.B7ZR

Entry Name: Old Kates

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223933

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419477

Location: Michaelchurch Escley, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Michaelchurch Escley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Michaelchurch Escley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 23 NE MICHAELCHURCH ESCLEY CP -

1/48 Old Kates
_

GV II

Farmhouse. C17. Coursed dry stone rubble, corrugated iron roof. 2 rooms
with hearth and bread oven at east end. Two low storeys, upper floor open
to roof. Window to left of centre, small first floor window to right of
centre above doorway with planked C20 door; large window frame in rear wall
with holes for 5 diamond section oak mullions. Interior: evidence of plank
and muntin partition; fire-surround has stone cheeks and oak lintol has broach
chamfer-stops; to left of fireplace is access to winding newel stair with
rebate in back wall for former staircase door. Staircase has oak treads,
a corbelled roof and is lit by a small square window. Roof has 3 purlins,
interrupted tie-beam trusses with opening between 2 upper rooms; rafter
pegged to upper purlin; carved underside of lowest purlin for upper window-
head; upper fireplace; staircase entered through segmental head. Construction
very similar to Lower House Farmhouse (qv).


Listing NGR: SO2910337330

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

Description

SO 23 NE MICHAELCHURCH ESCLEY CP -

1/48 Old Kates
_

GV II

Farmhouse. C17. Coursed dry stone rubble, corrugated iron roof. 2 rooms
with hearth and bread oven at east end. Two low storeys, upper floor open
to roof. Window to left of centre, small first floor window to right of
centre above doorway with planked C20 door; large window frame in rear wall
with holes for 5 diamond section oak mullions. Interior: evidence of plank
and muntin partition; fire-surround has stone cheeks and oak lintol has broach
chamfer-stops; to left of fireplace is access to winding newel stair with
rebate in back wall for former staircase door. Staircase has oak treads,
a corbelled roof and is lit by a small square window. Roof has 3 purlins,
interrupted tie-beam trusses with opening between 2 upper rooms; rafter
pegged to upper purlin; carved underside of lowest purlin for upper window-
head; upper fireplace; staircase entered through segmental head. Construction
very similar to Lower House Farmhouse (qv).


Listing NGR: SO2910337330

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