BURFORD HOUSE AND GARDEN WALL ATTACHED TO THE SOUTH EAST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1383418
Date first listed:
12-Nov-1954
Statutory Address:
BURFORD HOUSE AND GARDEN WALL ATTACHED TO THE SOUTH EAST

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Location

Statutory Address:
BURFORD HOUSE AND GARDEN WALL ATTACHED TO THE SOUTH EAST

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Burford
National Grid Reference:
SO 58215 67973

Details

BURFORD

SO56NE Burford House and garden wall 582-1/8/19 attached to the south-east. 12/11/54

GV II*

House. Early to mid C18, reputed to be built in 1728 for William Bowles M.P., proprietor of the Vauxhall glass works. Restored and altered c1954 for John Treasure. Red brick with brick storey bands and brick parapet. Plain-tile roof with brick coped parapets and gables. Brick integral gable-end stacks with lateral and axial stacks. Double-pile plan with rear parallel extension. EXTERIOR: north front is a 3-storey 6-window range of tall 9/9 sashes to ground and first floors, and 6/6 second-floor sashes, all with gauged brick lintels. Early C19 central projecting porch with Doric columns and open pediment. Front door set in panelled reveals, with pair of glazed panelled doors with fanlight with radial glazing bars. Later brick wings on east and west sides now demolished. East side now with C20 multi-pane casements at ground and first floor. West side with C20 first-floor sash and ground-floor French windows with flanking casements, terrace to west formed from demolished wing and incorporating stone from base of medieval chimney. Rear: 3-storey 5-window range of 6/6 sashes with gauged brick lintels, central restored projecting porch mirroring the front porch and with glazed door and fanlight with festoon and radial glazing bars. INTERIOR: contains some good panelling to ground-floor rooms. The entrance hall has complete wall panelling, moulded cornices, 6-panelled doors, and elliptical arched panelled arcade. Brick walls approximately 3 metres high with weathered coping extending from the south-east corner of Burford House approximately 80 metres to the east and then 40 metres to the south.



Listing NGR: SO5821267972

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
483836
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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