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Mainstone House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pixley, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0538 / 52°3'13"N

Longitude: -2.5029 / 2°30'10"W

OS Eastings: 365614

OS Northings: 239604

OS Grid: SO656396

Mapcode National: GBR FV.DRS3

Mapcode Global: VH85S.KMPY

Entry Name: Mainstone House

Listing Date: 18 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152796

Location: Pixley, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Pixley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Pixley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 63 NE
Mainstone House



Farmhouse. Probably C17 to C18 with C19 alterations. Timber-frame,
partly cased in sandstone and partly rendered, tiled roofs and brick
stacks. L-plan with wings to east and north. Cellar and two storeys.
South elevation of three windows, first floor has 2- and 3-light C19
casements; ground floor a 9-pane and 6-pane early C19 casement to left,
and a late C20 glazing bar bow window to the right of roughly central C20
door with gabled canopy; roof hipped to left. Return C19 elevation to
west is stone, has three windows, tripartite sashes to ground floor and
a central 6-panelled C19 door. North gable has exposed timber-framing
with V-struts from collar. Interior has rear frame of east/west range
exposed, elaborate run-out chamfer-stops; a priest hole is said to exist
in the east end of the upper floor of the east wing. (RCHM Vol II, p 155).

Listing NGR: SO6561439604

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