TERRACES, RETAINING WALLS AND STEPS TO WEST, SOUTH AND EAST OF HAMCASTLE FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1349297
Date first listed:
21-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
TERRACES, RETAINING WALLS AND STEPS TO WEST, SOUTH AND EAST OF HAMCASTLE FARMHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
TERRACES, RETAINING WALLS AND STEPS TO WEST, SOUTH AND EAST OF HAMCASTLE FARMHOUSE

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

County:
Worcestershire
District:
Malvern Hills (District Authority)
Parish:
Clifton upon Teme
National Grid Reference:
SO 73458 61769

Details

SO 76 SW CLIFTON UPON TEME -

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

GV II

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
151538
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Worcester, (1924), 246-7

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 06 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15454/11
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