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The Great House, Dilwyn

Description: The Great House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 149804

OS Grid Reference: SO4148654533
OS Grid Coordinates: 341486, 254533
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1859, -2.8573

Location: 2 Henwood Close, Dilwyn, County of Herefordshire HR4 8HX

Locality: Dilwyn
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR4 8HX

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Listing Text


13/22 The Great House
(formerly listed as a
20.2.53 part of Great House
with outbuildings and two
garden gateways with
wrought ironwork)


House. Probably early C17, refronted early C18 with some mid-C19 and late C20
alterations. Timber-frame with rendered infill mostly clad with rough cast
brick- under a hipped slate roof with swept eaves. H-plan, the central,block
aligned north-east/south-west. Main stack placed laterally on rear (north-west)
wall of this portion. South-east front has 3 + 2 + 3 windows, all boxed glazing
bar sashes. Entrance to right of centre, with a moulded wooden architrave and
door of six panels. The whole of the centre has a lean-to slated canopy. Framing
visible to rear is four square panels high. Interior: room to south of entrance
has early C18 bolection moulded panelling. (RCHM, 3, p 40, no 6).

Listing NGR: SO4148554531

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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