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Ledbury Park, Ledbury

Description: Ledbury Park

Grade: I
Date Listed: 18 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 151992

OS Grid Reference: SO7113837564
OS Grid Coordinates: 371138, 237564
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0357, -2.4221

Location: 1 Worcester Road, Ledbury HR8 1LF

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Ledbury Park
SO 7137 NE 2/84 18.9.53.


Late C16. Timber framed with tiled roofs. 2 storeys. Top storey and north range
added in 1st half of C17. The west front has 5 gables with carved bargeboards,
pendants and finials, and corbels at valleys. Top and 1st floor project with moulded
bressummers, that at 1st floor level has modern fascia board. Windows: 1st floor
3-light sashes with glazing bars, ground floor mullion/transom with leaded panes,
2nd floor 2-light casements. The north end of this range facing Worcester Road
is similar with 1 gable. Beyond this facing Worcester Road range built 1820, roughcast
brick ground floor, timber-framed above in wide panels with pedimented windows.
At the east end of this elevation 2 overhanging timber-framed gables with oriels
and octagonal turret with lead-clad ogee-shaped dome. Much rebuilding in 1820.
Interior: west range - room on south has fireplace incorporating C17 material
with enriched plaster and overmantel of 2 arcaded bays. Room on north has original
panelling with date 1590 over doorway and sliding shutters to windows. Other rooms
have moulded ceiling beams. C19 east range has early C17 panelling. RCHM (4).

Listing NGR: SO7113837564

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Source: English Heritage

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