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Phillips House, Much Marcle

Description: Phillips House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 152775

OS Grid Reference: SO6584632750
OS Grid Coordinates: 365846, 232750
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9921, -2.4988

Location: B4024, Much Marcle, County of Herefordshire HR8 2NF

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

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE

8/110 Phillips House (previously
listed as Vicarage)


House. "DP 1703" on central first-floor keystone of garden front. Brick,
stone dressings, hipped slate roof and large end stacks. Rectangular five
by three bay plan aligned north/south. Two storeys with basement and attic.
West elevation (entrance front): centre bay slightly advanced, basement in
stone with chamfered 2-light mullioned windows; piano nobile has cross-
casements, as does the first floor except over the entry where there is a
central 24-pane glazing bar sash; three symmetrically placed dormers with
segmental heads; stone keystones, quoins and string course between two
principal floors; central entrance up a short flight of steps has moulded
architrave, scrolled open pediment and 4-panelled late C19 door beneath
transom light; deep wooden moulded eaves with dentilled cornice; brick stacks
to either end, each have four recessed panels. Two-storey wing to south has
leaded wrought iron C18 casement to left and above it a 24-pane early C18
glazing bar sash. Garden front is generally similar but with glazing bar
sashes, an early C19 canted bay window covering the two bays to the right of
the central entrance which has an open pediment without scrolls, a moulded
brick string course and keystones; attached to each side is a one-bay two-
storey wing, probably late C18 to early C19, the north rather taller than
the south. Interior is said to contain features, notably staircase and
panelling, noted in RCHM Vol II, p 132.

Listing NGR: SO6584632766

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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