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Berrington House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hereford, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.0545 / 52°3'16"N

Longitude: -2.7191 / 2°43'8"W

OS Eastings: 350791

OS Northings: 239814

OS Grid: SO507398

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DL55

Mapcode Global: VH85N.TMDC

Plus Code: 9C4V373J+R9

Entry Name: Berrington House

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372439

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Hereford St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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683-1/2/251 (North side)
10/06/52 No.2
Berrington House


House, now offices. c1635, refronted 1745.
Brick; timber-frame; hipped Welsh slate roof; brick stack to
left side. E-shaped plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellar; 4-window range: 2/2 sashes in
moulded cases under painted stone lintels with moulded
cornices; brick band under similar windows; brick band under
moulded wood eaves.
Doorway to centre left: C20 half-glazed door, recessed under
moulded lintel with moulded stone flat hood on curved
brackets, and fluted pilasters with curved capitals; two C19
sashes to left, one C19 sash to right; brick band over. Lead
rainwater goods to right side, head embossed TLI 1745.
INTERIOR: C17 open-well staircase with turned balusters,
moulded string and rail, and pierced pendants; decorated
plasterwork soffits; bolection moulded cornice to staircase.
2nd floor: 3 moulded 3-panel doors; 2 panelling doors; plank
door; architraves; ceiling cornices; panelled risers and
reveals to windows; C18 fireplaces with bolection mouldings;
panelled dado; C18 wall cupboard; bolection-moulded
1st floor: 3- and 6-panel doors with architraves; C18
fireplaces, one with foliage decoration; C18 panelled room
with cornice; cornice; C19 fireplace. Ground floor: polychrome
tiled hall; C19 panelled dado; 6-panel door and architraves;
C18 fireplace; panelled room with moulded ceiling beams; (to
front) panelled room with chamfered ceiling beams, and moulded
plasterwork ceiling with figures; 6-panel door; cornice to

Listing NGR: SO5079139814

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