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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.


List entry Number: 1301278



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


District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Lower Harpton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Aug-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 150268

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3/10 Dunfield House

19.8.53 - II

Country house, now conference dentre. Late C19 but incorporating the fabric of a late C17 house. Coursed and squared sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, part Welsh slate and part stone slate roofs. Irregular plan with main range aligned east/west facing south, main central entrance flanked by projecting cross-wings, several decorative axial stacks. Two storeys, attics and cellars. South front: string courses which continue over windows as labels, decorative bargeboards to gables, assymetrical arrangement to elevation with 1:1:1:1:1:1 bays, each with single vertical glazing bar sash windows, projecting canted gable ends to cross-wings flanking entrance in second and fifth bay entrance with lean-to single-storey porch immediately to left of projecting wing to right with shouldered head to outer doorway and flanking lights, inner 4-panelled door. Interior retains a mutilated late C17 staircase with turned balusters and square newels. Also fragments of C15 glass in the staircase window. (RCHM, Vol III, p 63).

Listing NGR: SO2737558443

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire III North West, (1934), 63

National Grid Reference: SO 27375 58443


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