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Shell House, Ledbury

Description: Shell House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 151917

OS Grid Reference: SO7100837848
OS Grid Coordinates: 371008, 237848
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0383, -2.4241

Location: A438, Ledbury, County of Herefordshire HR8 1BT

Locality: Ledbury
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 1BT

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 36
(Shell House)
SO 7037 NW 2/60
SO 7137 NE 2/60 18.9.53.


Early C18. Painted brick. Tiled roof with gabled ends. Heavy moulded eaves cornice
with dentils. 2 storeys, attic and cellar. 3 windows. Narrow sashes with modern
glazing, flat brick arches, plus 1 blocked window. Brick band between floors.
Fine shell door hood resting on shaped brackets, and fielded panel door in moulded
doorcase to right of centre. 2 pedimented dormers with dentilled cornices. Interior:
room with C18 bolection-moulded panelling of unusual character; flanking fireplace
are fluted Ionic pilasters. Ceiling has oval panel at centre. RCHM (48).

Nos 34 to 60 (even) and Nos 64 to 74 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: SO7100837848

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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