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Priors Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Aylton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0398 / 52°2'23"N

Longitude: -2.4896 / 2°29'22"W

OS Eastings: 366515

OS Northings: 238045

OS Grid: SO665380

Mapcode National: GBR FW.FP2L

Mapcode Global: VH85S.SZQP

Entry Name: Priors Court

Listing Date: 18 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152670

Location: Aylton, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Aylton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Aylton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 63 NE

5/5 Prior's Court


- II

House. Probably late C17 and late C19 with earlier origins, restored in
1980s. Brick and timber-framed with tiled roofs, two side stacks, one to
rear of main range, the other to left of cross-wing. L-plan with single
storey range, perhaps with medieval origins, aligned north-west/south-east
and C17 cross-wing of two storeys over cellar attached at north-west end
with C17 wing altered in late C19 attached at rear of south-east end (under-
going remodelling at time of resurvey December 1984). South-west elevation:
one plus three windows with late C20 casements; gable front of C17 cross-wing
to left has brick plinth to ground floor and above timber-framing three panels
high (to tie-beam) in which are set a pair of casements on ground and first
floors and a single casement in the gable attic beneath V-struts; on the left
side is a brick stack; main range to the right has three regularly spaced
late C19 dormers, four casements to ground floor with exposed timber-framing
to the right, brick to the left and a late C20 brick entrance porch at the
junction of the two wings; large rear stone stack serves an open fireplace
with segmental stone arch, reputedly late medieval. (RCHM, Vol II, p 9).

Listing NGR: SO6651538045

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