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The White House, Lyonshall

Description: The White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150283

OS Grid Reference: SO3366455522
OS Grid Coordinates: 333664, 255522
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1939, -2.9719

Location: A480, Lyonshall, County of Herefordshire HR5 3NB

Locality: Lyonshall
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR5 3NB

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Listing Text

SO 35 NW

4/25 The White House


House. C17 core, extensively remodelled during late C18 and early C19;
further C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed core with sandstone
rubble plinth, sandstone rubble and brick refacing. Completely rendered
to entrance front. Tiled roofs. Range of three bays aligned north-east/
south-west with cross-wing at north-east end and extended to south-east
front during the late 1970's. Two lateral stacks and one axial Cl9 stack.
Two storeys. South-east front: two 12-pane glazing bar sash windows to
first floor, multi-paned window to left of half-glazed doorway and 16-pane
glazing bar sash window to left of part-glazed door to ground floor; bow
fronted C20 extension extends to right. Square-panelled timber-framing
of cross-wing is revealed to rear. The interior retains chamfered ceiling
beams in the cross-wing; a large, now partially blocked fireplace with a
chamfered surround survives in the main range. Included for group value
with The Farmhouse (qv).

Listing NGR: SO3366455522

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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