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Whitehill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Weobley, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.1638 / 52°9'49"N

Longitude: -2.8868 / 2°53'12"W

OS Eastings: 339436

OS Northings: 252099

OS Grid: SO394520

Mapcode National: GBR FC.5SMM

Mapcode Global: VH77J.XW62

Entry Name: Whitehill House

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149956

Location: Weobley, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Weobley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Weobley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

Kingston Road (east side)
Whitehill House

- II

Workhouse, now housing. 1837. Brick, hipped slate roof. Double H-plan
with central range aligned north-east/south-west. Central block of three
storeys, all the others of two storeys. South-west front of two storeys
and three plus two plus three windows, all 9-pane sashes under rubbed
brick heads. The centre is slightly advanced with a modillioned pediment
above. Band over ground floor which has glazing bar sashes under rubbed
brick heads. Two entrances, one to each corner of advanced centre, have
dentilled stone canopies with doors set in slight recesses, these are
ledged and boarded. This block is flarflced by single-storey ranges and
has diagonal walls with windows in the angles. The-south-west gable
contains a blind lunette window. The rear cross-wing has gable-end stacks
and segmentally headed glazing bar sashes. A well preserved example
of a country workhouse, with very little later alterations. (BoE, p 313).

Listing NGR: SO3943652099

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