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Orchard House, Luston

Description: Orchard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150099

OS Grid Reference: SO4868862815
OS Grid Coordinates: 348688, 262815
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2611, -2.7532

Locality: Luston
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 0DF

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Listing Text

SO 4863 LUSTON CP MAIN STREET (west side)

12/77 Orchard House

- II

House. Mid-C16, with some C17, and late C19 alterations. Timber-frame
with painted brick infill, partly underbuilt in painted brick, with tile
roof, two framed bays aligned east/west, with lateral rubble stack on north
wall. Garden (east) front of two storeys with 3-light casement over a C19
bay window with hipped tiled roof. The gable end was jettied originally
(as was the other gable) and has a heavily moulded bressummer. Framing:
originally close-studded, which survives on north wall, wall-frames altered
elsewhere in C17 to four square panels high. East gable has close-studding
below the collar with V-struts in the apex and trenched purlins. Interior
has exposed chamfered and stopped ceiling beams on ground floor. (RCHM, 3,
p 140, no 20).

Listing NGR: SO4868862815

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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