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Bosbury House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bosbury, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.0937 / 52°5'37"N

Longitude: -2.4315 / 2°25'53"W

OS Eastings: 370537

OS Northings: 244010

OS Grid: SO705440

Mapcode National: GBR FY.BCGL

Mapcode Global: VH85M.SMYW

Plus Code: 9C4V3HV9+FC

Entry Name: Bosbury House

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152997

Location: Bosbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Bosbury

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Bosbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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7/32 Bosbury House

- II

Former hunting lodge, now house. Late C18 substantially altered in 1873 for
the Reverend Edward Higgins. Italianate villa style. Brick with sandstone
ashlar dressings, hipped slate roof. Double-pile plan with central entrance
facing west, further additions to north. Two storeys and cellars, string
course, cornice with blocking course and balustraded parapet to main house.
Similar arrangement to slightly lower addition without parapet; main house,
1:5:1 x 5 bays, central five in slightly forward break, glazing bar sash
windows with moulded stone architraves; steps up to central Tuscan portico
with paired columns, elliptical headed doorway with radiating fanlight, half-
glazed door. Interior retains some stuccoed ceiling decoration and a cupola
above colonnaded room to left of hallway (now billiard room).

Listing NGR: SO7053744010

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