Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1301380

Date first listed: 11-Jun-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Dec-1986

Statutory Address: WESTERN LYE


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Statutory Address: WESTERN LYE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Aymestrey

National Grid Reference: SO 39202 65665



1/22 Western Lye (formerly listed as Upper Lye 11.6.59 Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. C15, remodelled late C17 and early C19, restored late C20. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered infill on a coursed rubble plinth; hipped tile roof to C17 part, rest with a slate roof. L-plan. C15 range extending to south of three bays, central cruck trusses of open- hall against stack in south bay; C17 range to west. C17 portion has two lateral stacks of coursed rubble with brick dressings. East front: tall C17 range to right of two storeys with a 2-light casement to each floor, to left of two storeys with three 2-light casements. Entrance to right of centre has a C20 gabled and tiled porch. Framing: six square panels high to C17 part, three square panels high to C15. Interior: former centre of open hall is a cruck truss with collar and V-struts above, formerly with arch-braces below. The cruck truss between two northern bays was formerly a closed truss (RCHM, 3, p 14, no 28).

Listing NGR: SO3920265665


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Legacy System number: 149425

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire III North West, (1934), 14

End of official listing