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The Rucketts

A Grade II Listed Building in Staunton on Wye, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.1012 / 52°6'4"N

Longitude: -2.9306 / 2°55'50"W

OS Eastings: 336352

OS Northings: 245174

OS Grid: SO363451

Mapcode National: GBR F9.9MPX

Mapcode Global: VH77X.5G11

Plus Code: 9C4V4329+FQ

Entry Name: The Rucketts

Listing Date: 16 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150485

Location: Staunton on Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Staunton on Wye

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Staunton-on-Wye

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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The Rucketts


Farmhouse, now house. Probably C17 and C18 with earlier origins and later
alterations. Sandstone rubble plinth and timber-frame with brick and plaster
infill, partly roughcast. Sandstone and Welsh slate roofs, partly half-
hipped, with external roughcast stacks and off-ridge stack. T-plan with cross-
wing at west end. Cross-wing has two bays; main range perhaps four bays.
Main range has one storey and attic; cross-wing has cellar, two storeys and
attic. South elevation has 1:2 windows, 8-pane late C19 window to gable front
to left and two gabled dormers with 2-light casements to main range. Gable
has half-hipped roof, large external stack to left and glazed C20 door above
deep cellar and plinth to right at top of stairs. Main range has four irregularly
placed C19 casements and ledged door to left-hand side set in roughcast.
Rear elevation of main range has exposed framing, three square panels high from
cill to wall-plate. Cross-wing has four panels between deep plinth and wall-
plate with late C20 elements to gable frame. Interior of cross-wing has ceiling
beams with lamb's tongue run-out chamfer stops. (RCHM, Vol III, p 187).

Listing NGR: SO3635245174

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