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The Huntsman's House, Croome D'abitot

Description: The Huntsman's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 152547

OS Grid Reference: SO8726044368
OS Grid Coordinates: 387260, 244368
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0975, -2.1874

Location: M5, Croome d'Abitot, Worcestershire WR8 9DS

Locality: Croome D'abitot
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR8 9DS

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Listing Text


3/17 The Huntsman's House

- II

Huntsman's house, c.1800 possibly by James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar eyecatcher
front to brick house. Slate low pitched roof. House gable-ended to front and
flanked by 2 large archways, blind to North side with additional brick building
behind. Pedimented 2 storey centre with full entablature, fluted frieze broken
by blank panel. Wall treated as recessed giant arch, moulded, with console
keystone and paterae in spandrels. Bullseye window to 1st floor, entablature
with paterae in frieze at floor level over tripartite sash window divided by
wooden Ionic columns. Square responds. Brick house behind: 3 window range
with stone modillion eaves cornice and sash windows with guaged brick heads.
Arches each side, with moulded imposts and arch, paterae in spandrels, moulded
cornice and upper balustrade. North side arch blind with glazing bar sash

Listing NGR: SO8726044368

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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