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Latitude: 52.089 / 52°5'20"N
Longitude: -2.4454 / 2°26'43"W
OS Eastings: 369577
OS Northings: 243502
OS Grid: SO695435
Mapcode National: GBR FY.BG0W
Mapcode Global: VH85M.KRKF
Entry Name: Gatehouse to Old Court Farmhouse
Listing Date: 26 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1098920
English Heritage Legacy ID: 153010
Location: Bosbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Bosbury
Built-Up Area: Bosbury
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Bosbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
BOSBURY CP -
SO 64 SE
6/45 Gatehouse to Old Court
Former gatehouse to the Old Court, now hop store. Possibly C14, greatly
altered. Sandstone rubble, tiled roof, brick C19 alterations to rear.
Gatehouse aligned north/south with central gateway, adjoining hop kilns
to north (not of special architectural interest) and former Grammar School
(qv) to south. Gateway now of two storeys, central pointed archway of two
chamfered orders (head of arch now blocked) with minor pointed arch headed
doorway of one chamfered order to left flanked by buttressing, wall extends
to south (left) with two openings to upper floor and one to lower. The room
to the left of the entrance is known locally as the jail. (RCHM Vol II, p 20,
item 4; Watkins, J: Duncomb's Collections towards the History and Antiquities
of the County of Hereford, Hundred of Radlow, 1902, p 27; Rev S Bentley, History
of the Parish of Bosbury, 1891).
Listing NGR: SO6957743508
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