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Harnage House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cound, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6353 / 52°38'7"N

Longitude: -2.6453 / 2°38'42"W

OS Eastings: 356428

OS Northings: 304367

OS Grid: SJ564043

Mapcode National: GBR BN.75GK

Mapcode Global: WH9DD.B1L1

Plus Code: 9C4VJ9P3+4V

Entry Name: Harnage House

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259757

Location: Cound, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cound

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cound

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Small country house. Late C17, extended and remodelled probably in the
mid-C19. Red brick with grey sandstone ashlar dressings; plain tile
roof. H-plan; late C17 cross-wing to south-east, extended to north-
west. 2 storeys with 2-storey and attic cross-wings. Chamfered stone-
topped plinth, dentil brick floor bands and stone quoins to C17 wing;
stone coped parapeted gable ends with globe finials at feet and apexes;
brick ridge stack off-centre to right with dentil brick band, brick
ridge stack to left-hand cross-wing, and external lateral brick stack
to right-hand cross-wing. 1:3:1 bays; mid- to late C19 wooden cross-
windows with leaded lights and gauged brick heads, flat-topped ground-
floor canted bays to cross-wings ; pair of leaded half-glazed doors in
second bay from right with hipped leaded porch on wrought iron brackets.
Interior: late C17 dog-leg staircase with closed string, turned
balusters, moulded handrail, and square newel posts with carved guilloche
ornament and globe finials; otherwise mainly early to mid-C19 fittings
including panelled architraves with corner paterae. Small late C19
cast iron pump fixed to north-west wall with plain shaft and spout, and
curved handle. V.C.H., Vol.VIII, p.61; B.o.E., p.140.

Listing NGR: SJ5642804367

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