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Homme House - Herefordshire

Tree ID: 5116

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 696cm

Girth height: at 150cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 17-Aug-17

Source of earliest mention: 2011: Ancient Tree Hunt


It has a large fluted bole to a height of around 8’/10′ and presents many different faces. The root system is exposed and the bottom two feet including the roots are of a red colour before the bole and rest of the tree becomes a musty yellowy grey colour. Dead branches are visible throughout the crown and canopy and no limbs of any great age were visible, though larger hollow branches had been removed. The girth of 696cm at 150cm was recorded by the Ancient Tree Hunt in 2011.

Yew trees at Homme House - Herefordshire:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
5116 Homme House - Herefordshire Ancient 5m-7m 696cm at 150cm - view more info