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The Ketch House and Adjoining Stables

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodenham, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1619 / 52°9'42"N

Longitude: -2.6734 / 2°40'24"W

OS Eastings: 354034

OS Northings: 251732

OS Grid: SO540517

Mapcode National: GBR FM.5ZDK

Mapcode Global: VH853.MX1J

Entry Name: The Ketch House and Adjoining Stables

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149571

Location: Bodenham, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Bodenham

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Bodenham

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

BODENHAM CP A 417 (west side)
SO 55 SW
5/8 The Ketch House and
adjoining stables
GV II
House, formerly used as cider house and kennels, and adjoining stables.
C17, altered and extended mid-C19. Coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar
dressings and some timber-framing with painted brick infill and machine-
tiled roofs. Three bays aligned north-west/south-west having external
rubble end chimneys with brick stacks. Two storeys and attic. Framing:
four rows of square panels at first floor level to front and rear.
North-east front elevation: there is a 16-pane sash window on the ground
floor, two first floor 12-pane sashes (the one in the left bay is narrower)
and a central first floor 2-light casement. Roof has central skylight.
Central entrance has a shallow gabled canopy and a raised panel on the
lintel above which is the carved relief of a figure in an ornate scrolled
surround. There is a 6-panelled door, two panels are raised and fielded
and four are glazed. Attic lights in gable ends. A single-storey kitchen
wing adjoins the south-east gable end to the rear of the chimney. Interior:
there is a C19 corner cupboard with a panelled door of probably C17 date
Stables adjoin north-west end. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. Three
bays (bay adjacent to house has been converted to a dwelling). Two levels.
Main south-west elevation: there are four windows on the ground floor, one
with a 2-light casement, two small rectangular openings just beneath first
floor level, one with 2-light casement, and two loft openings and a 2-light
casement on the upper level. There are three doorways, two with stable doors,
one with a C20 door. (RCHM Herefs II, p 16, item 15; Brian; Dr A: The Houses
of the Township of Bodenham Devereux and their inhabitants in the C19 and]
earlier, unpublished notes).


Listing NGR: SO5403451732

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