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Hawk's Nest, Brinsop and Wormsley

Description: Hawk's Nest

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 149766

OS Grid Reference: SO4354647223
OS Grid Coordinates: 343546, 247223
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1204, -2.8259

Location: Wormsley, County of Herefordshire HR4 8LT

Locality: Brinsop and Wormsley
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR4 8LT

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Listing Text

SO 44 NW
4/85 Hawk's Nest
- II
House. Probably C17 with C18 and early C20 alterations. Sandstone rubble
with sandstone dressings. Tiled roof and large sandstone rubble side stacks
with brick shafts. Rectangular plan aligned west-south-west/east-north-east.
Two storeys and attic. South elevation has one central window, a 2-light
leaded casement, probably early C20, placed centrally between large external
stacks and supported by a large oak beam. Beneath the beam is a recessed
entry with ledged door. Gables have three rows of narrow mullioned windows
with four lights to the attic and eight to the two other floors. The mullions
are square and have moulded dripstones. Projecting purlins and ridge piece.
Interior inaccessible at time of re-survey (February 1987), noted by RCHM
as having various timbers, noteworthy truss and parts of an early C18 stair-
case. (RCHM, Vol III, p 215).

Listing NGR: SO4354647223

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Source: English Heritage

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