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Underdown

A Grade II Listed Building in Ledbury, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0299 / 52°1'47"N

Longitude: -2.4159 / 2°24'57"W

OS Eastings: 371563

OS Northings: 236916

OS Grid: SO715369

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.G9BB

Mapcode Global: VH93H.27NP

Entry Name: Underdown

Listing Date: 6 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152486

Location: Ledbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ledbury

Built-Up Area: Ledbury

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ledbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

LEDBURY RURAL CP A417 (east side)
SO 73 NW

4/59 Underdown

6.3.67

- II


Small country house. Late C18. Ashlar, lead roof concealed behind a block-
ing course over a moulded cornice and fluted frieze with paterae. 3 storeys.
3 bays, the outer ones are full-height segmented bows. Glazing bar sash
windows, the central ones are in plain architraves. Guilloche band over ground
floor. Central panelled door flanked by narrow side-lights, all set within a
doorcase with thin pilasters, a fluted frieze, dentilled cornice and a central
pediment. The entrance at north elevation as a mid-C19 5 bay, arcaded loggia
(the two right bays are blocked) and a 4 stage water tower at the rear left;
all windows have architraves, triple round-headed windows on top stage of
tower. Rear service wing, offices and staff flat. The interior was damaged
by fire late in 1983 and was unrestored at the time of the resurvey.


Listing NGR: SO7156336916

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