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Massington Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ledbury, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0534 / 52°3'12"N

Longitude: -2.3804 / 2°22'49"W

OS Eastings: 374009

OS Northings: 239518

OS Grid: SO740395

Mapcode National: GBR 0GB.BYS

Mapcode Global: VH939.PNF6

Entry Name: Massington Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152514

Location: Ledbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ledbury

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ledbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

LEDBURY RURAL CP WORCESTER ROAD
SO 73 NW (off south side)

4/88 Massington Farmhouse

18.11.52

GV II


Farmhouse. C15, remodelled mid-C17 and c1810-20. Fragments of timber-
framing but mostly red brick; hipped plain tiled roof and brick modillioned
cornice; rubble and brick stacks, one at the rear has diagonal shafts.
L-plan, rear wing at north east. Four windows plus one in the wing at
the right: 16-pane glazing bar sash windows,. tripartite on the ground
floor, and under cambered heads; string course over ground floor;
later C19 canted bay at right. Off-centre panelled door; porch with
octagonal, Tuscan columns. Interior: wide ovolo moulded beams to former
cross-passage and large room at right (hall); stop-chamfered beams to
left room. Rear (north east wing) retains portions of timber-framing;
blocked 4-centre headed doorway and C19 door under a lintel decorated
with a blank arcade of cinquefoils, moulded cornice above; on the first
floor are portions of moulded wall posts and C15 arch-braces. (RCHM, Vol II,
1932).


Listing NGR: SO7400939518

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