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Alton Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Ross Rural, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9077 / 51°54'27"N

Longitude: -2.5754 / 2°34'31"W

OS Eastings: 360510

OS Northings: 223401

OS Grid: SO605234

Mapcode National: GBR FR.PZSF

Mapcode Global: VH86J.99TW

Entry Name: Alton Court

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153451

Location: Ross Rural, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ross-on-Wye

Built-Up Area: Ross-on-Wye

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ross

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


1.
1560 Alton Court

SO 6023 4/83 22.10.52.
II

2.
C16 or earlier. 3 storeys. Timber framed with modern tiled roof. North
West front has 2 gabled wings. That on left hand has close set studding,
the gables projects and has a moulded bressummer. Casement windows with
old catches and leaded panes on 2 floors. The wing stands on a stone base
with old doorway with flanking 2-light windows with chamfered stone mullions*
The right hand wing is roughcast painted to imitate timber. It stands on
a high stone base and has a large casement window on top floor with wooden
mullions and transoms. The North East front stands on an irregular stone
base. Close set timber framing above. On left hand is a gabled with large
C17 type of casement window with wooden transoms and mullions. Below is
a later stone porch. On right hand is a slightly projecting gabled wing
with small casement window in gable and large one on each floor below.
The South East front has been roughcast and a poor modern verandah added.
RCHM.


Listing NGR: SO6051023401

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