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The Upper House, Orleton

Description: The Upper House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150121

OS Grid Reference: SO4916667156
OS Grid Coordinates: 349166, 267156
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3002, -2.7469

Location: Kitchen Hill Road, Orleton, County of Herefordshire SY8 4HB

Locality: Orleton
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY8 4HB

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Listing Text

SO 4967
10/99 The Upper House
(formerly listed as
11.6.59 House next S W to
Lower House)

House. Late C17, refronted early C18, restored mid-C20. Timber-frame
with rendered infill, refronted in roughcast brick, tile roof. T-plan,
subsidiary range to north-west, main range aligned north-east/south-west
with external gable-end stacks of brick. South front of two storeys with
band to ground floor. Five timber cross-windows with brick sills. The
central entrance has a moulded wooden architrave with a 6-panelled door.
Framing is exposed to north gable and is six rectangular panels high.
The truss has three struts to the collar, V-struts in the apex and
trenched purlins. (RCHM, 3, p 157, no 6).

Listing NGR: SO4916667156

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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