Little Cobhall Farmhouse
- 19 Jun 2000
- Little Cobhall Farmhouse, Allensmore, Herefordshire, HR2 9BG
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ALLENSMORE CP - SO 43 NE 3/12 Little Cobhall Farmhouse 20.10.52 - II Farmhouse. Possibly C15 with early C17 and later alterations. Rendered timber-frame, Welsh slate roof and brick stacks. L-plan with one arm pro- jecting roughly westwards, the other northwards. East/west wing has two storeys; north/south wing, one storey and attic. West elevation has one window, a 3-light early C19 casement to gable front under blocked segmental head. Ground floor has two more such windows, one to left and one in gable front. Entry in mid-C20 porch with contemporary door immediately to left of gable. Mid-C19 lean-to extension to right hand side. Interior has one pair of cruck blades without collar, though with peg-holes for arch braces, visible in roof of north/south range. In the principal room beneath, the moulded base of one blade springs from east wall. The same room has a large stone fireplace and heavy chamfered beams dividing the ceiling into panels. (RCHM, Vol I, p 18).
Listing NGR: SO4514836019
© G. Jane Fleet. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Fleet, G. Jane
Rights Holder: Fleet, G. Jane
Render, Timber, Welsh Slate, Medieval Timber Framed Building, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building