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Ark, Dewsall

Description: Ark

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 155350

OS Grid Reference: SO4857633750
OS Grid Coordinates: 348576, 233750
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9998, -2.7504

Location: Dewsall, County of Herefordshire HR2 8DA

Locality: Dewsall
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 8DA

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Listing Text

SO 43 SE
6/50 Ark
(formerly listed as
26.1.67 Ark Cottages)

- II
Cottage. JW/1769 on tablet. Sandstone rubble, timber-frame with brick
infill. Stone slate roof and sandstone rubble external end stacks with
brick shafts. Rectangular plan aligned west-north-west/east-south-east.
Two storeys. South elevation has three windows, two 4-light casements
and a central 2-light casement set on timber-framed upper floor with exposed
studs and rails of thin scantling. Stone ground floor has wrought iron 12-
pane casement to left and 9-pane window to right-hand side. Ledged C20 oak
door to left of centre. Date tablet is beneath the central first floor
window. Frame is three small square panels high from first floor to wall-
plate. Attached to right-hand side is a single-storey sandstone and timber-
framed extension with a brick stack and ledged door. Rear elevation has lean-
to extension, probably C19, with later alterations. Interior noted as having
timber-framed cross-wall and heavy ceiling beams. Formerly known as Ark
Cottages. (RCHM, Vol I, p 53-4).

Listing NGR: SO4857633750

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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