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The Upper House

A Grade II Listed Building in Orleton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.3002 / 52°18'0"N

Longitude: -2.7469 / 2°44'48"W

OS Eastings: 349166

OS Northings: 267156

OS Grid: SO491671

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.XBF8

Mapcode Global: VH84H.BGP1

Entry Name: The Upper House

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Last Amended: 11 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150121

Location: Orleton, County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Orleton

Built-Up Area: Orleton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Orleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 4967
10/99 The Upper House
(formerly listed as
11.6.59 House next S W to
Lower House)

House. Late C17, refronted early C18, restored mid-C20. Timber-frame
with rendered infill, refronted in roughcast brick, tile roof. T-plan,
subsidiary range to north-west, main range aligned north-east/south-west
with external gable-end stacks of brick. South front of two storeys with
band to ground floor. Five timber cross-windows with brick sills. The
central entrance has a moulded wooden architrave with a 6-panelled door.
Framing is exposed to north gable and is six rectangular panels high.
The truss has three struts to the collar, V-struts in the apex and
trenched purlins. (RCHM, 3, p 157, no 6).

Listing NGR: SO4916667156

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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