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Blewhenstone, Llanwarne

Description: Blewhenstone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 155202

OS Grid Reference: SO5262529841
OS Grid Coordinates: 352625, 229841
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9650, -2.6909

Location: Llanwarne, County of Herefordshire HR2 6QW

Locality: Llanwarne
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 6QW

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Listing Text

SO 52 NW

3/46 Blewhenstone

- II

House. Possibly C15 or C16, extended and altered in C17 and late C20.
Timber-frame with plaster infill, sandstone rubble, raised tiled roof
and stone ridge stacks. U-plan with two-bay cruck range aligned roughly
north/south extended southwards in C20 and two arms to the east, the south
one partly late C17 or early C18, the north one late C20. One storey and
attic to front range facing west, which has three windows, 2-light late
C20 casements, gabled late C20 dormers and contemporary glazed entrance
porch to right of centre. Full pair of cruck blades visible in north
gable. Upper part of underbuilt south-east wing has exposed timber-
framing, possibly late C17. Interior has three pairs of crucks, three
chamfered segmental door heads from present hall into north ground floor
room, to rear of hall and a third on the first floor indicating an earlier
lower attic; fireplace in hall has chamfered beam and stone chamfered
jambs (RCHM Vol I, p 179).

Listing NGR: SO5262529841

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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