History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Caradoc Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sellack, County of Herefordshire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9441 / 51°56'38"N

Longitude: -2.6435 / 2°38'36"W

OS Eastings: 355866

OS Northings: 227485

OS Grid: SO558274

Mapcode National: GBR FP.MLX1

Mapcode Global: VH869.4DCH

Entry Name: Caradoc Court

Listing Date: 18 May 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399929

Location: Sellack, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Sellack

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Sellack

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in
Sellack

Listing Text

SELLACK CP
SO 52 NE
4/137 Caradoc Court
18.5.53

GV II*

Country house. C16 and C17, substantially remodelled in mid-C19. Timber-
frame, limestone and sandstone ashlar with tiled roofs and diagonal shafts
to stacks. Roughly rectangular plan aligned almost east/west with entrance
front to south. Cellar, two storeys and attic. South elevation has 1:3:1:2:1
windows with mullions and transoms. One central and two outer Dutch gables.
Left gable has 3-light window in attic and two storeys of semi-circular bay
windows each of nine lights, the upper bay with balustrade. C19 porch to
left of centre has strap-work frieze. In attic above the porch a Dutch attic
gablet with 2-light window. Central part has two-storey canted bay window
and 2-light attic window in Dutch gable. To right of centre and immediately
to left of the right-hand outer gable is a blocked moulded 4-centred arch
reported by RCHM as leading formerly into small courtyard. Right-hand gable
has 2-light attic window and three lights to windows of lower storeys, all
with hoodmoulds. Each of the Dutch gables has three moulded finials to apex
and shoulders. Attached to right-hand side is a C19 wing recessed behind the
right gable front with a small yard entered through a pair of gate-piers with
oval finials. Rear elevation to north has three gables to centre with close-
studded timber-framing and moulded bressummers, all much restored. Interior
(not inspected) reported by RCHM as having C17 plaster ceilings and panelling
with painted panels in attic. The small rear courtyard is roofed in glass
supported by early C20 open-work girders. In the south-west corner of the court-
yard is a small wooden tower, probably c1900, with a fish-scale cupola.
(RCHM Vol I, p 236-7).


Listing NGR: SO5586627485

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

Description

SELLACK CP
SO 52 NE
4/137 Caradoc Court
18.5.53

GV II*

Country house. C16 and C17, substantially remodelled in mid-C19. Timber-
frame, limestone and sandstone ashlar with tiled roofs and diagonal shafts
to stacks. Roughly rectangular plan aligned almost east/west with entrance
front to south. Cellar, two storeys and attic. South elevation has 1:3:1:2:1
windows with mullions and transoms. One central and two outer Dutch gables.
Left gable has 3-light window in attic and two storeys of semi-circular bay
windows each of nine lights, the upper bay with balustrade. C19 porch to
left of centre has strap-work frieze. In attic above the porch a Dutch attic
gablet with 2-light window. Central part has two-storey canted bay window
and 2-light attic window in Dutch gable. To right of centre and immediately
to left of the right-hand outer gable is a blocked moulded 4-centred arch
reported by RCHM as leading formerly into small courtyard. Right-hand gable
has 2-light attic window and three lights to windows of lower storeys, all
with hoodmoulds. Each of the Dutch gables has three moulded finials to apex
and shoulders. Attached to right-hand side is a C19 wing recessed behind the
right gable front with a small yard entered through a pair of gate-piers with
oval finials. Rear elevation to north has three gables to centre with close-
studded timber-framing and moulded bressummers, all much restored. Interior
(not inspected) reported by RCHM as having C17 plaster ceilings and panelling
with painted panels in attic. The small rear courtyard is roofed in glass
supported by early C20 open-work girders. In the south-west corner of the court-
yard is a small wooden tower, probably c1900, with a fish-scale cupola.
(RCHM Vol I, p 236-7).


Listing NGR: SO5586627485

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.