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Shelwick Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shelwick Green, Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0835 / 52°5'0"N

Longitude: -2.6913 / 2°41'28"W

OS Eastings: 352727

OS Northings: 243023

OS Grid: SO527430

Mapcode National: GBR FM.BT73

Mapcode Global: VH85H.9WLM

Plus Code: 9C4V38M5+CF

Entry Name: Shelwick Court

Listing Date: 13 October 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099293

English Heritage Legacy ID: 154235

Location: Holmer & Shelwick, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Holmer & Shelwick

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Holmer with Huntington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 54 SW
6/50 Shelwick Court


Farmhouse. C15 core, extensively enlarged during C17 with further C19
alterations, restored during 1983/84. Timber-framed on sandstone rubble
plinth; coursed sandstone rubble facade with later brick dressings, C20
weatherboard cladding to rear; tiled roofs. Formerly rectangular plan,
now L-plan with north-west corner of house demolished during restoration;
central entrance and two restored and resited stacks to west side of
wing aligned north/south and to north side of main block aligned east/
west. Two storeys. South front: string course and weatherboarded gable
end of wing to right; five cross casement windows. Central 6-panelled
door. Interior: restored to reveal roof of C15 great chamber; three bays;
main tie-beam trusses and intermediate open arch-braced trusses, chamfered
and cusped members, chamfered through purlins with chamfered and cusped
wind-braces. Ornamental framing in east wall with cusped bracing within
curvilinear diamond fields. Moulded main posts with stops. The restoration
has lowered the floor in this room to reveal the stops. The C15 wing may
have been re-erected on this site and may once have formed part of a larger
house with the decorative east wing revealed to a former hall block adjoining
to this side; no trace of smoke blackening on timbers.

Listing NGR: SO5272743023

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

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