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Fircroft and Adjoining Haybarn

A Grade II Listed Building in Elton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.3257 / 52°19'32"N

Longitude: -2.7786 / 2°46'42"W

OS Eastings: 347034

OS Northings: 270020

OS Grid: SO470700

Mapcode National: GBR BH.VNLR

Mapcode Global: VH76T.SSFZ

Entry Name: Fircroft and Adjoining Haybarn

Listing Date: 11 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150204

Location: Elton, County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Elton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigmore Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 47 SE


Fircroft and adjoining haybarn


House and adjoining haybarn. Late C16 with mid-C19 and late C20 alterations.
Timber-framed on rubble base with some rubble and brick walling concealed
beneath sheets of hardboard painted to resemble timber-framing. Corrugated
metal roof with overhanging eaves, hipped at east end and with brick stack
at west end of ridge. Two framed bays aligned east/west. Two storeys.
No framing exposed externally. South front elevation: there is a C19 bay
window with a lean-to roof in the west bay, a single-light first floor casement
in the east bay and the main entrance, in the west bay has a C19 gabled
timber porch with trellis infill and a partly-glazed door. There is a C19
square metal window on both floors at the east end. Interior has some
substantial exposed timbers. Haybarn adjoins west end. Timber-framed and
weatherboarded with corrugated iron roof, hipped at west end. Single framed
bay plus hipped-roofed bay with lean-to at west end. Partly two levels.
Three panels from sill to wall-plate. There is a truncated collar and tie-
beam roof truss at the west end of the main bay. Main entrance in south
elevation. Also door and loft opening to hipped-roofed part. The western-
most bay of the haybarn has probably been rebuilt and the barn re-roofed.

Listing NGR: SO4703470020

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

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