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Newhouse, Stretton Grandison

Description: Newhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 153113

OS Grid Reference: SO6435744418
OS Grid Coordinates: 364357, 244418
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0970, -2.5217

Location: Stretton Grandison, County of Herefordshire HR8 2TP

Locality: Stretton Grandison
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2TP

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Listing Text

SO 64 SW

5/150 Newhouse


- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17, altered mid-C19 and C20. Timber-framed
with brick infill, sandstone plinth and sandstone rubble refacing to
southern end of west front, tiled roofs. Five framed bays aligned north/
south with entrance to west front, large lateral stack to east front and
right of centre axial stack, C20 addition to north. Two storeys, cellar
and attics. West front, irregular fenestration, one 3-light casement window
to left and three small windows, clustered to right lighting staircase, one
directly below eaves and lower one above girding beam, 3-light window in C20
single-storey extension to left with re-set battened ledged door; C20
3-light window to left and small window to right of gabled C20 porch with
ledged inner door, door down to cellar further to right. East front retains
two 2-light stone mullioned windows lighting attic. Interior has fine moulded
ceiling beams, and panelling in central room with C17 over-mantel of four
arched panels flanked by fluting. The house was visited by Celia Fiennes
and mentioned in her account of her travels around England, the house was
owned by relatives of hers. (BoE, p 295).

Listing NGR: SO6435744418

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Source: English Heritage

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