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Shobdon Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobdon, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2597 / 52°15'35"N

Longitude: -2.8789 / 2°52'43"W

OS Eastings: 340110

OS Northings: 262761

OS Grid: SO401627

Mapcode National: GBR BC.ZMYK

Mapcode Global: VH775.1GXJ

Entry Name: Shobdon Court

Listing Date: 9 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082092

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149460

Location: Shobdon, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Shobdon

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Shobdon

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SHOBDON CP SHOBDON PARK
SO 46 SW

5/57 Shobdon Court

GV II


Service wing of country house, now house: Early C18, remodelled c1933.
Brick with stone dressings and hipped slate roof. Square block to north
with central stack, 1930s range to south, and a further C18 range extend-
ing to west. Garden (east) front: to left a range of one storey with two
timber cross windows under stone wedge lintels. To centre a slightly
recessed section of two storeys, the ground floor advanced to form porch.
The central entrance in a canted bay has a two-leaf glazed door and is
flanked by two 2-light casements. To right is of two storeys with an
attic lit by three pedimented dormers. The tall windows light both storeys,
with a blind centre. The central stack on this block is of brick with
arcaded sides dressed with ashlar. South front has a central gabled C18
block with rusticated ashlar quoins, and finials to corners. The stone
doorcase has a moulded architrave with paired consoles supporting enriched
entablature and segmental pediment. The pediment contains an eagle with
outstretched wings. Shobdon Court, to which this building was attached,
was demolished in 1933. (RCHM, 3, p 180).


Listing NGR: SO4011062761

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