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FAWLEY COURT

List Entry Summary

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

Name: FAWLEY COURT

List entry Number: 1157774

Location

FAWLEY COURT, FAWLEY

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

County:

District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Brockhampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-May-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 154272

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BROCKHAMPTON BY ROSS CP FAWLEY SO 53 SE 1/13 Fawley Court 18.5.53 GV II* Country house. Early C16 core, largely rebuilt during mid-Cl7, C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed core with some wattle-and- daub infill remaining, sandstone rubble plinth, west front faced with sandstone ashlar, tiled roofs. Irregular plan with hall and cross-wing obscured by later additions, facing west with entrance to south of centre, main central stack and further end stacks. Two storeys, attics and cellars; west front: two string courses, raised parapet, four square headed mullioned windows with three elliptical headed lights, similar 2-light window to right; ground floor, two canted bays to right and centre with embattled parapet and 4-light mullioned and transomed window to main face, single lights to two flanking sides, central bay flanked by 3-light mullioned and transomed window, projecting porch to right with semi-circular headed outer doorway, moulded label and imposts, ledged and studded door with wicket. Timber- framing revealed to east front, close-studding above sandstone rubble lower storey, decorative herringbone framing in central gable removed September 1985. Interior: altered, retains wide stone fireplace with 4-centred arched head and moulded jambs in hall, C17 dado panelling also in hall; room to north retains fragments of C17 glass in windows, the panelling and fireplace mentioned by the RCHM has been removed; C17 staircase with turned balusters, the south-east staircase mentioned by RCHM has also been removed. (RCHM, Vol II, p 35).

Listing NGR: SO5774730136

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire II East, (1932), 35

National Grid Reference: SO 57747 30136

Map

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