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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: 1301734



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


District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Bodenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-May-1987

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Sep-1997

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 149605

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BODENHAM SO 55 SW ISLE OF RHEA 5/42 Isle of Rhea Cottage


House. Mid-C17 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed with painted brick and rendered infill on rubble base and corrugated asbestos roof Two framed bays aligned north-west/south-east with large external rubble chimney and brick stack at north-west end. Single storey and attic with half-dormers. Framing: three panels from sill to wall-plate and some short straight braces across lower outer corners of upper outer panels; collar and tie-beam trusses, south-east end truss has three struts beneath collar and V-strut in apex. South-west front elevation: windows are C20 casements. There is a 3-light ground floor window, a square stairlight and a raking-top half~dormer with a 2-light window. Main entrance to right of centre has a C20 lean-to glazed timber porch and glazed door within. Attic lights in gable ends. Continuous rubble outshut at rear which has an external rubble chimney with a brick stack and bread oven. (This is probably a C19 kitchen addition). Also glazed C20 addition at north-west end. (RCHM, Herfs II, p 16, item 18).

Listing NGR: SO5391751984

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire II East, (1932), 16

National Grid Reference: SO 53917 51984


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