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The Porch House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kington, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2049 / 52°12'17"N

Longitude: -3.0354 / 3°2'7"W

OS Eastings: 329342

OS Northings: 256806

OS Grid: SO293568

Mapcode National: GBR F4.3CQ3

Mapcode Global: VH778.BVP2

Entry Name: The Porch House

Listing Date: 8 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385809

Location: Kington, County of Herefordshire, HR5

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kington

Built-Up Area: Kington

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


643-1/1/40 (North side)
08/10/53 The Porch House


House. Late C16. Post and pan timber-framing, and plaster;
graduated stone tile roof; central rubble diagonal ridge
stack. 2 storeys; 5-window range: central C20 two-light metal
casement in protruding gable porch-bay with casements in
returned sides; flanked by C20 three-light metal casements;
leaded lights with some old glass. Central entrance: plank
door in open porch under jetty; flanked by C20 mullion and
transom casements with leaded lights; moulded bressumer. Right
returned side: two C20 two-light casements, under
lattice-framed gable. Left returned side: similar casements,
over mullion and transom casement. Wing to rear: stone tiled
with rendered stack. Removed from south-west end of Bridge
Street, C20.

Listing NGR: SO2934256806

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