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Description: Fownhope Court
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 154897
OS Grid Reference: SO5793434732
OS Grid Coordinates: 357934, 234732
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0094, -2.6143
FOWNHOPE CP FOWNHOPE
SO 53 SE
7/35 Fownhope Court
Country house now divided into tenements. C17 core, remodelled C19, C20
alterations. Rendered sandstone rubble and brick with slate-roofs,
decorative brick shafts to stacks. L-plan with main range aligned north-
west/south-east facing south-west, rear wing extends to north-east, main
axial stacks toward north-west and south-east of main range with lateral
stack to rear, further axial stack to rear (former service) wing, former
main entrance to centre of south-west front. Two storeys, attic and cellar;
south-west front: two gabled bays flank narrow central bay, C20 windows in
gables, two 3-light mullioned and transomed windows to left and one similar
window and a 4-light window to outer bay to right of central 2-light window,
left outer window projects on moulded base with pointed arch-headed doorway
below with French casements, right outer bay with canted bay window. Mock
timbering in gables with decorative bargeboards. Window to left return
possibly of C17 date. Interior inaccessible.
Listing NGR: SO5793434732
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Source: English Heritage
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