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Alton Court, Ross Rural

Description: Alton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 153451

OS Grid Reference: SO6051023401
OS Grid Coordinates: 360510, 223401
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9077, -2.5754

Location: 112 Penyard Lane, Ross Rural, County of Herefordshire HR9 5NR

Locality: Ross Rural
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR9 5NR

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Listing Text

1560 Alton Court

SO 6023 4/83 22.10.52.

C16 or earlier. 3 storeys. Timber framed with modern tiled roof. North
West front has 2 gabled wings. That on left hand has close set studding,
the gables projects and has a moulded bressummer. Casement windows with
old catches and leaded panes on 2 floors. The wing stands on a stone base
with old doorway with flanking 2-light windows with chamfered stone mullions*
The right hand wing is roughcast painted to imitate timber. It stands on
a high stone base and has a large casement window on top floor with wooden
mullions and transoms. The North East front stands on an irregular stone
base. Close set timber framing above. On left hand is a gabled with large
C17 type of casement window with wooden transoms and mullions. Below is
a later stone porch. On right hand is a slightly projecting gabled wing
with small casement window in gable and large one on each floor below.
The South East front has been roughcast and a poor modern verandah added.

Listing NGR: SO6051023401

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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