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Abbey House

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

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Latitude: 52.0385 / 52°2'18"N

Longitude: -2.4238 / 2°25'25"W

OS Eastings: 371029

OS Northings: 237872

OS Grid: SO710378

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.FMDY

Mapcode Global: VH860.Y103

Plus Code: 9C4V2HQG+9F

Entry Name: Abbey House

Listing Date: 18 September 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349379

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151885

Location: Ledbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ledbury

Built-Up Area: Ledbury

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ledbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 37
18/09/1953 (Abbey House)


Circa 1600. Timber framed with fairly close-set studding, with plastered infilling. Slate roof with gabled ends. 2 storeys and attic. 1st floor overhangs on moulded bressummer. 5 windows across, asymmetrical. Restored ovolo moulded 3-light wood mullion/transom windows, 2 on right with gabled heads above eaves. Narrow 2-storeyed bay in centre (old prints show it as bay on 1st floor only) standing on a brick base. Base of house on left hand is of red stone. Small first floor canted bay, and 2-light oriel windows beyond. C18 flush-panelled door with steps with iron hand railing. Later C18 extension to right, red brick with Victorian timber frame 2-storeyed bay. RCHM (33).

Nos 33 to 37 (odd) Horseshoe Inn and Nos 67, 71 and 73 form a group (No 71 is a building of local interest).

Listing NGR: SO7102937872

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

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