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Castle Frome

A Grade II Listed Building in Almeley, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.1558 / 52°9'20"N

Longitude: -2.9772 / 2°58'37"W

OS Eastings: 333244

OS Northings: 251288

OS Grid: SO332512

Mapcode National: GBR F7.6854

Mapcode Global: VH77P.B2YP

Entry Name: Castle Frome

Listing Date: 20 February 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150376

Location: Almeley, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Almeley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Almeley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 35 SW
1/7 Castle Frome

Farmhouse. Possibly C14 or C15 with C17 and later alterations. Sandstone
rubble plinth, timber-frame with brick infill, weatherboards and roughcast
sandstone rubble gable. Sandstone slate and corrugated iron roof. Sandstone
rubble stacks with brick shafts. L-plan with main range aligned east/west
and wing projecting northwards at west end. One storey and attic. South
elevation has exposed timber-framed gable front to left. Stone stack with
brick shaft partly masks scissor struts in gable top. To the left of the
stack are two square early C20 windows and to the right one 2-light late C20
casement. To the right of the gable is ledged door into main range which has
roof half-hipped to the right. West elevation is roughcast and has two gabled
dormers. North elevation has two timber-framed gables in projecting front to
right. Frame is south side of projecting wing has three panels of thin scant-
ling to first floor. Interior of eastern weatherboarded part of main range
is a barn, formerly perhaps a hall, with three pairs of cruck blades, all with
collars and spurs and one with arch-braces to its collar. (RCHM, Vol III, p 8).

Listing NGR: SO3324451288

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

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