WARDOUR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1301540

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1988

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Nov-1988

Statutory Address: WARDOUR HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WARDOUR HOUSE

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

District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Whitney-on-Wye

National Grid Reference: SO 26811 47452

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History

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Details

WHITNEY ON WYE CP WHITNEY ON WYE SO 24 NE 5/116 Wardour House - II Rectory, now house. Circa 1735, with mid-C19 alterations. Coursed dressed rubble with ashlar dressings and steeply-pitched hipped slate roof, rubble end chimneys and rear chimney with brick stacks. Two storeys and attic with dormers; three-course bands at storey levels. 2:1:2 bays; central bay is gabled and projects slightly. Windows on main storeys have wedge lintels with raised dropped keyblocks, ashlar sills, and are all 12-pane sashes. There are two gabled dormers with moulded bargeboards and 4-pane sashes and within the central gable is a keyed oculus. The central entrance has a flat timber canopy on straight timber brackets and a 6-panelled door (two upper panels are glazed). There is a lean-to outshut adjoining the right side elevation and a continuous lean-to outshut at rear. Built to replace the former rectory destroyed in the floods of 1735.

Listing NGR: SO2681147452

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 150671

Legacy System: LBS

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