An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Herefordshire, Volume 1, South west. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1931.
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7 BIRCH, MUCH (D.c.)
Fittings—Chest: In vestry—front and one end with conventional enrichment, plain top with two strap-hinges, mid 17th-century. Churchyard Cross: S. of nave—octagonal to square base with small pointed niche in W. face, three steps and lower part only of octagonal shaft, probably 14th-century. Monuments: In churchyard—S. of nave, (1) to . . ., 1713 (?), headstone with carved ornament; (2) to Elizabeth (Rogers) widow of Thomas Toy, 1696, headstone. Table: In nave—with turned legs and fluted rails, mid 17th century.
The following monuments, unless otherwise described, are of the 17th century, and of two storeys or one storey with attics; the walls are timber-framed, and the roofs are covered with stone slates or modern slates. Some of the buildings have original chimneystacks and exposed ceiling-beams.
(3). Cider House, at Ash Farm, nearly ¼ m. N.W. of the church, is of late 16th or early 17th-century date, but has been encased in stone late in the 18th or early in the 19th century. Parts of the original timber-framed walls are visible internally.
(8) Strickstenning Hall, house and barn, ¾ m. E. of the church. The House has been entirely altered internally and refaced externally. The Barn and stable, E. of the house, is partly of stone; the part forming the stable is of c. 1700.