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Sufton Court, Mordiford

Description: Sufton Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 154989

OS Grid Reference: SO5730537941
OS Grid Coordinates: 357305, 237941
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0382, -2.6238

Location: Mordiford, County of Herefordshire HR1 4LU

Locality: Mordiford
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 4LU

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Listing Text

SO 53 NE
5/128 Sufton Court
Country house. c1790 attributed to James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar,
hipped stone slate roof. Double depth plan with central entrance and
stair well, grouped axial stacks. Three storeys, attics and cellars
with mezzanine floor to north-east corner. Main front, 2:1:2 by four
bays; plinth, string course and dentilled eaves cornice, central
pedimented slightly forward break, plain sash windows, Venetian window
in semi-circular-headed arch to first floor; late C19 cast iron porch,
half-glazed door. Interior largely intact retaining fine ramped stair-
case, panelled doors some with inlay and main rooms with stuccoed ceil-
ing decoration, also contemporary fireplaces. House focal point of
landscaped park laid out by Repton, 1797; seat of Hereford family.
(Burke's and Savill's Guide to Country Houses, Volume II, p 60;
J M Robinson: The Wyatts, 1979, p 245).

Listing NGR: SO5730537941

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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