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Woonton Court, Laysters

Description: Woonton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150525

OS Grid Reference: SO5483362322
OS Grid Coordinates: 354833, 262322
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2572, -2.6631

Location: Laysters, County of Herefordshire HR6 0HL

Locality: Laysters
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 0HL

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Listing Text

SO 56 SW
7/35 Woonton Court
Farmhouse. C16, altered and extended during C17, further altered during
late C18 or early C19. Sandstone rubble refacing to timber-framed house;
sandstone rubble later additions, brick infill to timber-framing revealed
to rear, rubble stacks and shafts. L-plan with main range aligned south-
west/north-east facing south-east and wing extending to rear; further
additions to south-west end. Lateral stack to rear with decorative stone
shafts, further axial stack, entrance to south-east front. Single storey
and attic, two storeys to later addition. South-east front: two 2-light
casement windows to later addition to left, gable end of cross-wing with
two 2-light casement windows to first floor and French casements to ground
floor, main range to right with three gabled dormers with 3-light casement
windows, one 5-light C20 window and one 3-light window to right of ledged
door. There are seven rows of nesting boxes with alighting ledges to north-
east gable end. Interior reveals steeply chamfered beams to central room.
(RCHM, Vol 3, p 104).

Listing NGR: SO5483362322

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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