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Seedley House, Leintwardine

Description: Seedley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149522

OS Grid Reference: SO4022874098
OS Grid Coordinates: 340228, 274098
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3617, -2.8792

Location: 22 High Street, Leintwardine, County of Herefordshire SY7 0LA

Locality: Leintwardine
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0LA

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Listing Text

SO 4074 - 4174 LEINTWARDINE CP -

10/56 Seedley House

- II

House. Probably late C18 to early C19 with earlier origins. Roughly
coursed sandstone rubble with sandstone dressings. Hipped Welsh slate
roof. Sandstone rear stacks with detached brick shafts. Roughly
rectangular plan with main front to south. Three storeys. South elevation
has three windows, glazing bar sashes with dressed lintels. Central doorway
has semi-circular head with dressed voussoirs, two-leaved six-panelled door
and fanlight. Four enriched oval tie-plates around central window. Moulded
sandstone eaves cornice. North elevation has oval window to top landing
between two projecting gables. Forward of the right gable is a low single-
storey service wing. Interior has early C19 white marble fireplace in.
principal west room with roundels to top corners, amber and ochre panels to
surrounds and raised cast-iron hearth. Four-flight cantilevered staircase
in oak with square section balusters. Wreathed handrail with ivory inlay
at bottom. Balustrade curves out from well on the three half-landings.
Carved tread ends and cast iron newel posts. The first landing has on its
west side an integral early C19 display cabinet with glazing bars and three

Listing NGR: SO4022874098

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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