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Terraces, Retaining Walls and Steps to West, South and East of Hamcastle Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton upon Teme, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2535 / 52°15'12"N

Longitude: -2.3902 / 2°23'24"W

OS Eastings: 373458

OS Northings: 261769

OS Grid: SO734617

Mapcode National: GBR 0CT.NHZ

Mapcode Global: VH92B.JM7C

Entry Name: Terraces, Retaining Walls and Steps to West, South and East of Hamcastle Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151538

Location: Clifton upon Teme, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Clifton upon Teme

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Clifton-upon-Teme

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


2/5 Terraces, retaining walls
and steps to west, south
- and east of Hamcastle


Terraces with retaining walls. Probably C17 in origin, remodelled mid C19.
Rubble with brick repairs and buttresses. South wall about 65 metres long
and impressively high with secondary terrace below (also included); returned
40 metres to west in rubble with a rebuilt pyramidally roofed pavilion (also
included) at the midpoint; returned about 35 metres to east in brick with
secondary terrace and a large T-plan flight of steps (also included) down to
lawn at the north end. The farmhouse (not included) was rebuilt after a fire
in 1887. The motte and bailey castle about 200 metres to the north is a
scheduled ancient monument (VCH 4, pp 246/7).

Listing NGR: SO7345861769

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