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Homme House, Much Marcle

Description: Homme House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 152728

OS Grid Reference: SO6538131827
OS Grid Coordinates: 365381, 231827
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9838, -2.5055

Location: A449, Much Marcle, County of Herefordshire HR8 2NJ

Locality: Much Marcle
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2NJ

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE

8/63 Homme House



House. C16, substantially rebuilt and enlarged in late C18 and early C19.
Early part is of sandstone with sandstone dressings; later part, brick with
stone dressings and slate roof. Smaller C16 part attached to north-east
corner of main C18 block which is rectangular in plan and aligned north-
west/south-east. North-east elevation of main block has three storeys over
cellars, six by three bays, the second left bays being more widely spaced
than the others, glazing bar sashes, porch of two pairs of Tuscan columns
beneath pediment set in continuous balustraded parapet with corner finials;
two subsidiary bays to the right are of two storeys, and attached to them
at right angles is the early C16 part with canted oriel window and battle-
ments. The return three-bay south end of the main block has a three-storey
canted bay window. Interior: reported as having a flying staircase (BoE,
p 260) and C17 wooden chimney-piece and panelling (RCHM Vol II, p 130).

Listing NGR: SO6538131827

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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